12345465_1516711935322181_2579072427122271285_nThe organizers of Rising Star Writing Competition have extended the “closing date for entries” from February 8 to February 28, 2016. This is due to demands from parents, schools and participating children for more time to write. Rising Star Writing Competition was flagged off on December 3, 2015 in Lagos.

Rising Star Writing Competition is an annual children creative writing competition and awards to help develop children’s creative thinking and writing skills; while rewarding the winning entries with various prizes. The Competition is open to Nigerian children aged six to sixteen years whether resident in Nigeria or abroad. Non-Nigerian Children resident in Nigeria are also eligible.

Rising Star Writing Competition is a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) project of The Writers Corner (www.thewriterscorner.com.ng) in collaboration with Vuvuzela Communications (Nowchild Blog – www.nowchild.com.ng).