NANS Essay Competition 2020 for Secondary School Students is currently open for application. Award value is  ₦400,000 in Cash Prizes. See details below:




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About NANS


The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) is the umbrella body of all students’ organizations in Nigeria. It is the largest students’ movement in Africa. From inception, NANS has stood and fought for justice, good governance and the rule of law. We are committed to struggle for the greater interest of Nigerian students both at home and abroad.

During the 1970s, the National Union of Nigerian Students (NUNS) was founded.

NANS Essay Competition 2020 for Secondary School Students


The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) under the leadership of Comrade Danelson Bamidele Akpan, GCNS have announced the 2020 NANS Essay Competition for Secondary School Students. The competition is directly organized by the office of NANS Global President.

TOPIC: Education Amidst COVID-19: Possibilities and the Way Forward.

NANS Essay Competition Eligibility.


In order to be eligible to apply for the essay, applicants must:

  • Be a Students of any secondary school in Nigeria

  • Applicant must not be above 18 years


NANS Essay Competition Prizes.



  • Star Prize:  ₦250,000 Naira

  • First Runner Up:  ₦100,000 Naira

  • Second Runner Up:  ₦50,000 Naira


How to Submit Entries for NANS Competition.



  • Essay should be sent to Facebook – NANS NEW DAWN or DANIELSON BAMIDELE AKPAN or EDIDIONG ITA 

  • OR Email: [email protected] OR [email protected]

  • For any enquiry, contact; 09077064936, 07080388100


NB: Selected essay will be invited for screening on Thursday 27th August 2020 and winner would be announced within 24hrs after the screening.

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