Result: International Essay Competition 20080
Finalists for the International essay Competition 2008 were announced on April 30, 2008 at the competition’s website blog the finalists are:
- Himali Ashis, Nepal
- Hokou Hermann, CÃ´te d’Ivoire
- Machado Sara, Brazil
- Nugroho Katarina, Indonesia
- Obajeun Jonah, Nigeria
- Rodriguez Maria, Colombia
- Saptarshi Pal, India
- Wang Mengting, China
Information from the organiser’s website reveals that Final Jury to select the eventual winner would seat in Cape Town, South Africa (June 9-10) while the Award Ceremony holds during the ABCDE Conference in Cape Town, South Africa (June 11, 2008).
- A grand prize of $5,000
- Runner-up prizes of $1,000
Following the first round of review, here are the names of authors from Nigeria whose essays were selected from the top 200.