Lantern Books Leadership Competition Guidelines 2019 | Primary Schools

Lantern Books 50th Anniversary Leadership Competition Guidelines for Primary School Students. Apply Now and Stand a Chance to Win One Year Scholarship, Laptop and Smartphone for 2019 Session.

Are you in search of Scholarship for Primary School Pupils in Nigeria? Your search is over, change the destiny of your children. Lantern Books is offering you an opportunity to win a scholarship worth N500, 000, a laptop and a smartphone. Wow! That is a whole lot. Imagine you are not going to pay your child’s school fees for the next one year, what a relieve. Even if you have more than a child, one of your children can win this scholarship as it is opened to school children of all ages. We also have mind-blowing prizes for the first & second runners up. The first runner up will get the sum of N300, 000 and a laptop while the second runner up will be rewarded with N200, 000. Thankfully, all children who subscribe to this competition will get a free book every month for one year.

Lantern Books Leadership Competition Guidelines 2019 | Primary Schools

The Competition

Stage 1: Entry Level where ALL subscribers take part in to get shortlisted.
Stage 2: Inter-Level Competition between subscribers of a particular level of a school against that same level of another school.
Stage 3: Regional Draws where shortlisted subscribers are picked
Stage 4: Grand Finale in Lagos. The date for the grand finale will be communicated subsequently


This competition is available for children of age 5 – 13 all over Nigeria.

Method of Application

It is very easy to be a part of this competition. All you need to do is to subscribe with a small amount that will be used to process your entry. Remember that there are rewards for everyone that subscribes.

Lantern Books Leadership Competition Guidelines 2019 | Primary Schools
For children of age 5-6, they fall into our category of Level 1 – they are to subscribe with the sum of N4, 800. 

Age 6- 8 fall into Level 2, they are to subscribe with N4, 800. 

Level 3 includes age 7 -9, they are to pay N5, 000 while Level 4 (including age 8 – 10) will pay the same amount.  

Age 9 – 11 falls into Level 5, they are to subscribe with N6, 200. Level 6 is age 10 -12, they should subscribe with N6, 750.

The highest level which is Level 7 includes children of 10 – 13 years, they will as well subscribe with N6, 750.

Payment for Subscription: You can make your payment online or fill in a form to receive our account details in order to do a bank transfer or a mobile transfer

For more information on this call Balqis on 08163367604 or E-mail: [email protected].

Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)

Q1. How do I subscribe? 
ANS. You can subscribe directly from the home page or the Register Now Page of this website at https// or call any of the numbers at the footer to give your intent of subscription.

Q2. How much does it cost to participate in the Lantern's Leaders Competition?
ANS. The Competition is free but in order to participate customers must subscribe.

Q3. Can a school participate without subscription?
ANS. No, the criteria for participation is subscription.

Q4. Can customers subscribe from any part of Nigeria?
ANS. Yes.

Q5. Can customer receive all 12 books at once rather than monthly?
ANS. No, books will be given out on monthly basis.

06. Will competition questions come from the Lantern Book given to the Kids?
ANS. Yes, the Competition questions will be taken from the subscription storybooks plus other sources.

07. Will customer get books from January no matter what month they pay for the subscription?
ANS.  Yes, books will be given to the subscribers from January to the present month.

Q8. Is my credit card details safe if I decide to pay with my card?
ANS. Our website is secured with SSL (Secure Socket Layer), the standard security technology for establishing an encrypted link between a web server and a browser. This link ensures that all data passed between the web server and the browsers remain private. This means that your credit card details remain private and safe.

Also the site is integrated with Paystack, a modern, safe and secure payment gateway in Nigeria.