In proposition of encouraging creative minds, an anthology of the top 50 poems (of entries received) will be published while the 1st, 2nd and 3rd poems will be awarded as follows;
1st Prize – ₦10,000
2nd Prize – ₦7,000
3rd Prize – ₦5,000
- Undergraduates only of Nigerian institutions are eligible to enter.
- Participants have the liberty to explore any theme as regards their entry of limitless word count.
- All entries must be original, intellectual property of the entrants.
- Submissions should be sent in alongside a brief biography and modest photograph. Name of tertiary institution should be clearly mentioned alongside contact details (email address and phone number) to nsafpp@
- All entries must be pasted in the body the email. There should be no attachment of documents.
- All entrants are entitled to a single entry.
- All submissions should be titled ‘Nigerian Students Arts Festival Poetry Prize 2016’.
- All entrants should subscribe to www.communicatorsleague.wordpress.com for continuous updates about the contest and the arts festival.
Submission Deadline: 10th August, 2016
Note: No entry received later than the stipulated deadline will be considered.
Winners will be awarded at the Arts Festival in October, 2016.
Makinde Damilola Peter
Co-ordinator, NISAF Prize for Poetry