BSN 2022 NYSC Essay Writing Competition [11th Edition]
11th Edition: Bible Society of Nigeria (BSN) NYSC Essay Writing Competition for all National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Members, See Eligibility, Requirements, Prizes, Application Guidelines and Deadline for 2022 Session.

The Bible Society of Nigeria hereby announces the 11th edition of its annual Essay Writing Competition. This is an opportunity for interested graduates serving their fatherland to analyse and proffer solutions to the socio-economic and political challenges in Nigeria using both Biblical and intellectual approaches.

The essay must be original, empirical, and meet the standard for publication in local and international journals.

  • Topic: Re-engineering the Nigerian System for Sustainable Development.
  • Commencement Date: Wednesday, 1st June 2022
  • Closing Date: Thursday, 30th June 2022
  • National Symposium Date: Thursday, 18th August 2022

Prizes and Awards

The Prizes and Awards for the six finalists include:

  • 1st 2nd 3rd Position: Laptop, Management / motivational books & Bible
  • 4th 5th 6th Position: Phone, management / motivational books & Bible.

Eligibility / Participation Criteria

  • Any interested participant must be a Corps member who is currently serving his / her fatherland in any State of Nigeria
  • He / She must still be in service till September 2022.

Method of Application

Interested applicants should forward his/her application to: [email protected].


Spiral-bound hard copy to:
The Bible Society of Nigeria,
Adebowale House, 150 Ikorodu Road,
Onipanu, Lagos State.

Application Instruction

  • All entries should be typed using 1.5-line spacing on A4 paper with a minimum of 3,000 words and a maximum of 4,000. The font type should be Times New Roman and font size “12”
  • The essay should have a cover page which contains the full name, essay title, the Place of Primary Assignment, current phone number and functional email address
  • A scanned / photocopy of the call-up letter and ID card must be submitted with the essay

For Further Enquiry, contact: Grace Benjamin (08159094138 or [email protected]), Sylvia Ogolowa (08159094112 or [email protected]).


All entries must be received on or before Thursday, 30th June 2022.