OVH Energy Prodigy Essay Contest 2018 -

OVH Energy Prodigy Essay Contest 2018


  • Participant must be a Nigerian citizen, residing in Nigeria.
  • Participant must be between ages 20 – 35 years of age.


Corporate responsibility is core for any 21st century organization, creating an avenue for firms to positively influence their environment either through socially responsible business processes or actions. A good number of Nigerian organizations have adopted various socially responsible practices in their immediate community and nation as a whole.

In 1000 words or less, suggest innovative social initiatives that can be created and adopted by corporate organizations to encourage and promote impactful social change in Nigeria.


OVH Energy Marketing Ltd


Winner – 500,000


Submission deadline: June 3, 2018


  • Entries must be titled and should include authors full name
  • Only one entry per participant is allowed. Jointly authored entries are not eligible.
  • Entries must be original thoughts of writer (plagiarized articles will be disqualified)
  • Entries must be submitted in .PDF format with Times New Roman (font size 14) and single line spacing
  • Writing limit – 1000 words

Judging Criteria

40% – Originality, strength and suitability of proposed ideas

20% – In-depth study/ specific reference to the downstream oil and gas sector

15% –  Structure and coherence

15% – Use of English, paragraphing/ pacing and punctuation

10% – Adherence to writing terms and conditions


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