Sunday, April 27, 2008

Perdana Leadership Foundation Essay Competition 2008

Thanks to email sharing by gabrielle

This would be a great opportunity for high school or even foundation or early college students to take part and the prize is fabulous.

This year, the Perdana Leadership Foundation once again invites students aged between 13 and 21 from secondary schools, colleges and universities to sharpen their writing skills and provide their thoughts on the future of Malaysia as well as youth leadership. The theme for the essay contest is "Nurturing the Minds of Future Leaders"and students can choose to write on any of the following:

(i) What is your vision for Malaysia in 2057 when the country celebrates its centennial Independence celebrations?

(ii)Describe what leadership means to you and the role that youth leaders play in shaping Malaysia's future?

(iii) Describe the relationship among culture, education and leadership, and the factors that you believe are important in moulding the future leaders of Malaysand the factors that you believe are important in moulding the future leaders of Malaysia.

Your essay can be in either English or Malay; however, English is the preferred language. All essays must include references. The essays shall be of the following length (excluding footnotes and bibliography: 1,500 to 2,000 words for all categories of participants.
Grand prize is a Chevrolet Aveo along with cash, book vouchers and a two-week work stint, so start writing!
Competition ends 30th June 2008. Fort more information, please visit Perdana Leadership Foundation's Website

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Nandre The Legend said...

alo chen,

thank you for posting this article in your blog... thank you for promote it for us...

May God bless you..

Chen Chow said...

You're most welcome! If you have any future event, do feel free to let me know! Won't mind publicizing it!