For the Young Lawyers in the house. If you have great writing skills get in here. Its time to make extra cash.
Applications are open for the Nigerian Bar Association Young Lawyers’ Forum (NBA-YLF) Announces National Essay Competition in Honour of Mr. Oyetola Muyiwa Atoyebi, SAN.
Topic: My role as a Lawyer in the emerging market of the legal profession.
Prizes: 1st Prize – Two Hundred Thousand Naira (N200,000); 2nd Prize – One Hundred and Forty Thousand Naira (N140,000); and 3rd Prize – Eighty Thousand Naira (N80,000).
Consolation prizes: Fifty Thousand Naira (N50,000) for the 4th placed essayist and Thirty Thousand Naira (N30,000) for the 5th placed essayist.
Format: Minimum of 2,000 words and a maximum of 3,000 words, inclusive of references.
Referencing style: The Oxford Standard for Citing Legal Authorities (OSCOLA).
Announcement of Winners: March 15, 2020
Qualification: Young lawyers of not more than 7 years’ post-qualification experience are invited to register to participate by clicking the link below;
Entry Open: January 20, 2020
Closes: 14 February 2020