Nigeria Spelling Bee Competition 2018 - Win N1 Million

Do you want to win N1,000,000 by spelling? Show your spelling prowess by registering for the 2018 Spelling Bee Competition.

Nigeria Spelling Bee Competition

Do not miss your chance to WIN N1,000,000 in Nigeria’s premier multilingual Spelling Bee Competition! Registration is open to all Nigerian students to compete in English, Yoruba, Hausa & Igbo!

Goal of the Nigeria Spelling Bee Competition

The goal of the Nigeria Spelling Bee Competition is to bring out the best in every Nigerian student by rewarding the winners with amazing prizes and scholarships while also making the runners-up study harder.

Participants will be asked to spell words from the English, Yoruba, Hausa and Igbo languages.

Nigeria Spelling Bee Competition is all about bringing the best out of Nigeria and showing the world our Nigerian spelling prowess.

Nigeria Spelling Bee Competition Eligibility

  • Must attend a  Primary or Secondary School in Nigeria.
  • Spellers may register under their schools or privately but must supply their school details.
  • Must be younger than 17 years old as at 30th September, 2018. (Must have been born AFTER 30th September, 2001)
  • The advised minimum age for spellers is 9years. (This is not a restriction. It is put in place because 9year old students can compete at teenage levels).
  • Spellers who will be in Final Senior Secondary School (SS3) as at 2017/2018 academic session are advised to reconsider as the Regional Qualifier MAY be during their final examinations (Optional).
  • Note: The most outstanding young speller (Below 11years old and in Primary Class) automatically qualifies to the next level.
  • The organizers of the Nigeria Spelling Bee may disqualify, prior to, during, or after the competition, any Learner who is not in compliance with any of the Eligibility Requirements.

Nigeria Spelling Bee Competition Requirements

  • Spellers are advised to register early and download the Study Guide and start practising early.
  • Spellers are required to study for English words by studying the Study Guide for this season which is available after registration. Note that The Concise Oxford English Dictionary is the official dictionary for this season.
  • Spellers are required to study the Indigenous  (Yoruba, Hausa & Igbo), as those are the words that would be asked during the 1st / Fun Round of the competition.
  • (NOTE: The indigenous words will NOT be used to disqualify a speller at the State and Regional Level.)
  • Spellers are required to Print the Registration Confirmation page after submitting the e-Registration form.
  • Spellers are required to upload a recent passport photograph during registration as it will be used to identify spellers during the competition.

Nigeria Spelling Bee Competition Benefits

1. National Champion: Wins 1 Million Naira in Scholarships + Documentary on Champion’s School + Books for the Champion’s School Library + Nigeria Spelling Bee Ambassador for Life.

2. First Runner Up: Will go home with the sum of N500, 000 in Scholarship

3. Second Runner Up: Will go home with the sum of N250, 000 in Scholarship

4. Other Great Prizes for Participants: 
Lots and lots of other consolation prizes are up for grabs.
Every participant will also be recognized with our certificates.

How to Enter Nigeria Spelling Bee Competition

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For registration inquiries and assistance, contact 08032478894 / 09056624866


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