Mike Okonkwo National Essay Competition for High School Students 2022

The 16th national Mike Okonkwo essay competition for secondary school students in Nigeria is announced.

The competition, which is one of Dr. Mike Okonkwo’s Corporate Social Responsibility, aims to raise the standard in the country’s education sector, while at the same time making students think analytically, letting them think analytically, highlighting their ability to think issues through development in their world.

This essay contest is also part of the activities to mark the 74th birthday of Dr. Mike Okonkwo, Chairman Bishop of The Redeemed Evangelical Mission (TREM).

The theme of this year’s competition is Justice as a tool for lasting peace in building nations.

Over the years, the contest has made students’ thinking patterns for developing problem-solving skills very successful. Mike Okonkwo’s National Essay Contest includes a decade of developing and rewarding the writing skills of Nigerian youth for national development.

About Mike Okonkwo Essay Competition

Mike Okonkwo Essay Competition was initiated in the year 2004, as part of activities to celebrate the Birthday of the Presiding Bishop of TREM, Dr. Mike Okonkwo (MFR) and more importantly to contribute to the development of the Educational Sector.

Dr. Mike Okonkwo is the Presiding Bishop of The Redeemed Evangelical Mission (TREM) a.k.a. Power in the Word with over 200 branches in Nigeria and across the globe. He is an Apostle to this generation, whose life has impacted millions around the world.

A father to many, and a pastor to pastors across the globe. Dr. Mike Okonkwo is also a dynamic conference speaker, crusade evangelist, a national spokesman for Nigeria, and an advocate of balanced Christianity.

Level/Field of Study

Mike Okonkwo National Essay Competition 2020 is available for high school students who wish to develop and be rewarded for their writing skills. If you wish to explore more information on High School Scholarships, click on the link.

Host Nationality

National Essay Competition is been hosted in Nigeria. If you are an international student and you wish to access a Nigerian scholarship, check out the list of Nigerian Scholarships.

Eligible Nationality

Mike Okonkwo National Essay Competition is made available for secondary school students who are citizens of Nigeria.

Read also if you wish to study outside your home country Simple and Detailed Answers about Applying and Winning a Scholarship.

Scholarship Benefits

As in previous years, Mike Okonkwo National Essay Competition winner has benefits in three types;

  • the Star Winner school has received three sets of desktops and a printer while the student goes home with a trophy, a laptop, a badge, and a N100,000 gift.
  • The first runner-up school receives two sets of desktops and a printer, and the student goes home with a cash prize of N75,000 and a badge.
  • The second runner-up receives a desktop computer while the student receives a badge and a cash prize of N50,000.

Scholarship Number

The Mike Okonkwo National Essay Competition has an unspecified number of offers.

Eligibility for Scholarship

Mike Okonkwo National Essay Competition Requirements include:

Essay of a maximum of 2000 words, a passport photograph of the student, full name, address, telephone number, class, school, name, and telephone contact of the client.

Application Procedure

So you participate in the national essay contest Mike Okonkwo.
Interested and qualified applicants send their essay to [email protected]


The redeemed evangelical mission (TREM),
International Headquarters,
Obanikoro / Anthony-Oke bus stop,
Lagos State.

Application Deadline

The application deadline for is June 7th, 2022


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