MTN Nigeria is again rolling out the red carpet for the country’s young linguistic talents.
Targeting primary and secondary school students between the ages of 9 and 15, the MTN mPulse Spelling Bee competition aims to advance English proficiency while offering an array of incredible prizes.
With up to 18 million Naira worth of scholarships and other goodies on the line, this year’s competition is set to be interesting.
The Objective of the MTN mPulse Spelling Bee
The principal goal of this competition is to enhance the English spelling and vocabulary skills of Nigerian students.
It offers a dynamic platform for participants to hone their linguistic skills while competing for noteworthy prizes.
Who Can Participate?
This educational challenge is strictly available for students enrolled in primary or secondary schools within Nigeria.
All participants must fall within the age range of 9 to 15 years and have their phone numbers subscribed to the mPulse tariff plan to be eligible.
Stages of the MTN mPulse Spelling Bee Competition
The competition is meticulously structured into three distinct phases:
The first stage will be hosted on the MTN mPulse website. Here, the top 1,000 students will be shortlisted for the next phase.
Also carried out on the mPulse website, this round will determine the 20 highest-scoring students who will progress to the final stage.
This is the culminating point of the competition, where finalists will be invited to a physical event to determine the ultimate winners.
Lavish Prizes to Be Won
The rewards for both students and teachers are extraordinary:
For the Students
- First Prize: Winner’s trophy, N2.5 million scholarship grant, a laptop, a smartphone, and an mPulse goody bag.
- Second Prize: N1.5 million scholarship grant, a smartphone, and an mPulse goody bag.
- Third Prize: N1 million scholarship grant, a smartphone, and an mPulse goody bag.
- Fourth to Tenth Place: N200,000 scholarship grant and an mPulse goody bag.
- Eleventh to Twentieth Place: N100,000 scholarship grant and an mPulse goody bag.
For the Teachers
- Cash prizes range from N50,000 to N350,000.
For the Schools
- The winning school will receive 10 MTN Hynetflex Modems and 10 laptops.
How to Apply for This Phenomenal Opportunity
Embarking on this rewarding journey involves a few straightforward steps:
- Existing Account: If you already possess an mPulse account, log in here.
- New Account: If you’re new to mPulse, sign up here.
- Participation: Click on ‘Play monthly’ to begin the competition.
- Practice: Frequent practice tests are available for participants.
- Migration: To finalize your entry, migrate to mPulse and click ‘take quiz’.
The MTN mPulse Spelling Bee competition offers an unparalleled opportunity for Nigerian students to showcase their command of the English language, all while standing a chance to win remarkable prizes.
Don’t miss out on this golden chance to elevate both your linguistic prowess and educational journey.