2021 Nigerian Communications Commission-National Essay Competition

The Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC) wishes to invite entries for her 2021 National Essay Competition for undergraduates.

Title: 3rd National Essay Competition 2021 (Topic: 5G Technology: Opportunities and Challenges)

This year’s edition, the third in the series, will focus on Fifth Generation (5G) technology with the following objectives:

Encourage academic competition & excellence

Build capacity of undergraduates in Nigerian tertiary institutions.


Increase awareness on 5G Technology

Engage and enhance research

Eligibility Criteria

All undergraduates in Nigerian Tertiary Institutions ( Private  & Public).

Winners will be invited by the Committee members to defend their essays by way of presentation.

The candidate that cannot successfully defend their submissions will be disqualified.

All participants are expected to register their personal details in the form provided for download on the NCC website, signed by their Deans as genuine Nigerian Undergraduates.

All Essays will be subjected to Plagiarism checks.

See Rapid Response Register (RRR) 2021: FG Starts To Give 1M Households N5000 Monthly Free Grant

See Fmardspace Unpaid Enumerators Data Collation Form | How To Get Your Cash In Your Account

See Npower-NASIMS In August: 10 Fascinating Things Awaiting Batch A, B & C

See Fmardspace Unpaid Enumerators Update: How To Fill Data Collation Form

See 2021 FRSC Salary Structure For BSC/HND/OND/NCE/SSCE Holders

See Massive Recruitment at Presidential Youth Empowerment Scheme (PYES)


Assessment Criteria

All entries will be assessed based on the following:

Main Body and Conclusion.

The essay must be referenced.

The essay will go through a rigorous selection process and be scrutinized based on Content, Grammar, and Structure.

All Essays must be submitted to the NCC in PDF format with all necessary attachments.

The essay should contain a maximum of 1,000 words and a minimum of 500 words on the topic.

The essay must have an Abstract, Introduction


1st Prize:

Laptop, Printer, and Cash Prize of N500,000.00.

2nd Price:

Cash Prize of N300, 000.00.

3rd Price:

Cash Prize of N200, 000.00.

Application Closing Date

30th July 2021.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should submit their Essay to: [email protected]

NCC 2021 National Essay Competition (Topic: 5G Technology: Opportunities and Challenges)


Winning essays will be announced on Monday, September 13, 2021.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.