R-Bridge Microbiology Essay Competition 2020

R-Bridge Consult is currently accepting submissions from undergraduate and postgraduate Microbiology students in Nigerian Universities for its 2020 Microbiology Essay Competition.

The topic for the R-Bridge Microbiology Essay Competition 2020 is

“How can Microbiology improve lives and livelihood in Nigeria?”

Eligibility:

Competition is open to undergraduate and postgraduate Microbiology students in Nigerian Universities.

Prizes:

Top entries at undergraduate and postgraduate categories will receive

  • A tablet,
  • One-year professional membership subscription
  • One-on-one mentorship from an R-Bridge team member and
  • A Certificate of Achievement.

Selection criteria:

Entries will be judged by a panel of academics, researchers and science communicators in Nigeria and the Diaspora.

The criteria for assessment will be: 

  • Originality (30%)
  • Relevance & practicality of ideas within local context (50%)
  • Clarity of expression, flow, and thought (20%)

How to Submit Entries for R-Bridge Microbiology Essay Competition

Entries should contain

  • First Name & Surname
  • Email Address
  • University (Level)
  • Category: Undergraduate or Postgraduate
  • Entries should not be longer than one page at Arial Size 11, single spacing.
  • ​Subject heading should contain Essay2020_FirstName_Surname

Deadline: 11th August, 2020.

To submit entries and for enquiries, mail essay@r-bridge.org