ALL ISLAND ESSAY CONTEST- 2018
SECTION B- AGRICULTURE AND FORESTRY
SRI LANKA ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF SCIENCE
All Island essay competition for grades 10 and 11 School children
- Under the theme of “A Sri Lanka Free from Harmful Agrochemicals”
- The contestant should decide an appropriate title based on the theme
- A handwritten essay should be submitted in Sinhala/Tamil/English mediums
- Word limit- 1000 for Sinhala and Tamil mediums
750 for English medium
(One entrant can submit only one essay)
- To be eligible, the essay should be accompanied by the completed “Essay Contest Entry Form” which is properly signed by the student, respective class teacher and principal/sectional head of the school
- The sample Entry Form and other information can be downloaded from below links.
The essay and the completed entry form must sent to,
Agriculture and Forestry
Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science
Submission Deadline: 08th April, 2018
Submissions must be postmarked before the deadline. On the top left corner of the envelope write “Essay Contest 2018 – Section B”. The essay submission can be posted individually or as a collection of submissions through the class teacher/sectional head/ principal if needed. By submitting an essay, student automatically admits that the essay is the own work of the student and he/she takes full responsibility of the work.
Cash prices will be awarded to the best submissions under all three languages.
- First Prize: 10,000.00
- Second Prize: Rs 8,000.00
- Third Prize: 5,000.00
Contact: Dr. Buddhika Aruggoda – 0718998920 / Ms. Nilanka Weerasinghe – 0777198756,