Pitch 2017

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Applicants are required to follow the instructions below

1) Applicants for the PR ASPECT will be requested to write an essay on “How PR agencies can manage negative perception of government in a dwindling economy ”

2) Applicants for the IT/GRAPHICS DESIGN ASPECT will be required to “Design an Ad banner to promote a new talent management company (The Company in focus engages in managing talents in music, acting and fashion)”

Essay Instructions

  • Your essay should be between 500-1000 words.
  • Your name, course of study and essay topic must be clearly inscribed at the top right hand corner of the document.
  • Formatting
  • Documentation must be in MS word
  • Font type – Segoe UI Light
  • Font size – 11
  • Paragraph spacing – single
  • Page number- bottom of the page and centralized


You will be required to submit copies of the following documents along with your entry;

  • University statement of result or certificate
  • A valid identification card
  • NYSC cards or Discharge Certificate

To be eligible for participation, PR Applicants must:

  • Be between 20 -26 years old
  • Possess a minimum of second class lower degree in Mass Communication, Public Relations, English language, Communications and Media Studies, Advertising or any other related field.
  • Must have completed or about to complete the National Youth Service Corp programme

While IT/GRAPHICS DESIGN Applicants must;

  • Be between 20 -26 years old
  • Have a background in Computer Science, Information Technology or any other related Field.
  • Must have completed or about to complete the National Youth Service Corps programme

The call for entries will run from Friday 27th January till Monday 6th March, 2017

Shortlisting of candidates for the final competition: 10th March, 2017

Final pitch presentation and prize-giving: 1st April, 2017

Name (required)

Course (required)

Age (required)

Email (required)

Have you completed NYSC ? (required) Yes No

Please upload Documents

Essay (required)

University Statement of Result Certificate (required)

Valid Identification Card (required)

NYSC ID Card or Discharge Certificate (required)