• Theme: Combating Crime in Nigeria: Forensic Science to the Risqué.
  • Formatting: English Language using Microsoft Words, Tines New Roman and Font size 12.
  • Length of essay: 3,000 to 3,500 words.
  • The title page must bear the following: Full name of student, Name of school and address, Sex, Class and Contact phone number.
  • Method of submission: Both electronics and hard copy submission will be accepted.
    • The electronic copy should be sent to: [email protected]
    • Three hard copies from each of the best three students selected from your school should be sent to the Centre for Forensic Programs and DNA Studies, Old Dentistry Building, University of Benin, Benin City, Edo State.
    • Each participating school will be required to fill and submit an application form alongside their Esaay write-up.
  • Deadline for Essay submission: September 2, 2018.
  • Screening date for the Essay Competition: October 15, 2018 at the Centre for Forensic Programs and DNA Studies, Old Dentistry Building, College of Medicine University of Benin, Benin City, Edo State, by 10 am.
  • Participation fee for each school: five thousand Naira only (N5,000: 00) payable into FORDEC account.
    • Account Name: Forensic Research and Development Centre (FORDEC)
    • Bank Name: First Bank Plc
    • Account Number: 2027130331

 

  • Prizes: Cash prize awards