Call for nominations
This is going to be exciting. While I am not too particular about the outcome, I am still generally interested in the fun of participating in this year’s Nigerian Writers Award.
According to the organizers, “Nigerian Writers Awards is a project which is set to change the face of the Nation by rebranding the Nation through the skills of writing and to encourage writers most especially Nigerian young and budding writers. The Award ceremony is a yearly event where by writers across the Nation come together to celebrate their successes over the year. It is the first of its kind awards. All writers of different genre in Nigeria will come together to celebrate. This is a platform to recognize and commend those who have done well in different fields of writing and have contributed to the upliftment of the society.
The award will consider nominations of writers who have proven their worth and commitment in writing, entries will be received from individuals,
private sectors, civil society or government and will be rewarded based on the categories;
The Nigerian Writers Awards 2015 will consider nomination for activities in the following period under review: December 2013- March 2015. ”
You have till 10th of September 2015 to nominate me. So, hurry we don’t have much time(lol).
To nominate, use this format and send to email@example.com
A. Full name of nominee-Olasiyan Olanike
B. Brief about the nominee-write what you know about me
C. Nominee works-website link(publications, blog page) i.e yettyolas.wordpress.com some of my works include https://yettyolas.wordpress.com/2015/04/02/change/,
https://yettyolas.wordpress.com/2014/09/23/ekoi-have-heard-so-much-about-you/(for poetry nomination).
I decided to put those links for convieniency. So you can just copy and paste. However, you can check my page for more
D. Nomination Category (check link on the website, you can nominate me in more than one category- young writer of the year, blog writer of the year, poetry writer of the year, writer of the year
To view this format and get other infos, go to http://nigerianwritersawards.com/pg33nn.html
Thanks in anticipation. Please, spread the word. You can direct any questions to me through firstname.lastname@example.org. You’ll get a prompt response.