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COVID-19 Stay-at-Home CBT and Essay Challenge


Due to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, students have been mandated to stay at home in order to curtail the spread of the virus. We understand how boring this may be for students. Therefore, as a way to engage your minds and keep you all busy, Myschool will be organizing an online competition tagged “COVID-19 Stay-at-home CBT and Essay Challenge” There will be cash prizes to be won. This is our own little way of contributing towards cushioning the effects of this current situation.

The COVID-19 Stay-at-home CBT and Essay Challenge will be a double-edged competition which will comprise essay writing and CBT Challenge and will run from Monday 6th April to Monday 13th April 2020. Participants are advised to ensure they read the requirements, guidelines and other instructions given below;

REQUIREMENTS AND GUIDELINES FOR THE ESSAY WRITING

1. The competition is open to all students

2. To participate, a student must have registered as a member of myschool.ng. CLICK HERE to create your free membership account. If you are already a member, you do not have to register again, just log in with your existing login credentials. 

3. Students are to write on ONE of the topics below;

  • The Possible Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic on the Nigerian Economy
  • Preventive Measures Against COVID-19: Facts and Fiction
  • The Role of the Nigerian Government and Citizens in Tackling the COVID 19 Crisis

4. Your essay should be between 500 and 1000 words.

5. Only one essay may be submitted per student (Submitting more than one essay even with a different account is not allowed)

6. The essay must be original. Avoid plagiarism, as the essays will be checked for intellectual authenticity.

7. Candidates are to post their essays in the comment section of the post that will be created for that purpose once the competition begins on April 6th. The top 5 essays with the highest number of likes and in line with the other rules of the competition will be declared winners.

8. Participants are free to canvass or solicit for likes by whatever means possible. However, you are not permitted to like your own essay more than once. This means participants should desist from creating different accounts to like their own essays.

REQUIREMENTS AND GUIDELINES FOR THE CBT CHALLENGE

1. The competition is open to all students

2. To participate, a student must have registered as a member of myschool.ng. CLICK HERE to create your free membership account. If you are already a member, you do not have to register again, just log in with your existing login credentials. 

3. Once the competition begins, participants are to visit the Myschool CBT Exam Page. The direct link is www.myschool.ng/classroom/exam

4. Read instructions on the page, then select the “JAMB SIMULATOR” as the exam option.

5. Students are to participate with only one account, creating different accounts for the purpose of the competition is not allowed.

6. English Language and Mathematics are compulsory. If you intend to qualify to win, you must select English Language and Mathematics and then 2 other preferred subjects. Participants are NOT to choose any of these subjects: Animal Husbandry, Agriculture, Arabic, Civic Education, Fine Arts, French, Hausa, History, Home Economics, Igbo, Insurance, IRK, Music, Sweet Sixteen, Yoruba

7. Participants are to ensure they select the “FULL EXAM MODE“. Only “full exam mode” is allowed for the contest.

8. You are required to correctly solve the questions given to you by the system, and be among the top 5 students of the CHALLENGE RANKING, as graded by the Myschool CBT Ranking System.

9. The system will automatically collate winners at the end of the competition (April 13th). Once you fall in the top 5, YOU WIN! 

10. Participants are free to write as many exams as possible and to score a high cumulative score, in as many FULL EXAM MODE sessions as possible. Just like in our annual JAMB CBT Challenge, the more FULL EXAM MODE sessions you are able to complete, the higher your chances of winning.

PRIZES

The winners will be declared at the end of the competition i.e April 13th, 2020. Once you are confirmed a winner of any of the prizes, you will be contacted to provide your account details and whatever amount you have won will be duly credited to you.                            

Essay Writing Cash Prizes

1st Winner: N10,000

2nd Winner: N8,000

3rd Winner: N5,000

4th Winner: N4,000

5th Winner: N3,000

CBT Challenge Cash Prizes

1st Winner: N5,000

2nd Winner: N5,000

3rd Winner: N5,000

4th Winner: N5,000

5th Winner: N5,000

Please note that Myschool reserves the right to modify the terms and conditions of this Challenge at any time to ensure fairness to all contestants.



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