The Nigeria Computer Society (NCS) is calling for participation in the 2014 National Information Technology Whiz Kids Competition for Secondary Schools. The competition for secondary schools starts from the state level and moves to the zonal level where zonal winners emerge from the six geo-political zones in the country.
Winners from the six zones compete at the grand finale and the final winners are awarded with scholarship, computer products, cash prizes and consolation prizes. Grace High School, Gbagada, Lagos State represented by Olusanya Kenneth and Ogbonmide Tolu emerged winners of the 2013 National Information Technology Whizkids Competition.
Designated zones for Whiz Kids zonal competitions are: South-East, South-South, South-West, North-West, North-East, North-Central, Abuja,
Interested Secondary Schools should complete the registration form online for two (2) candidates with evidence of payment of N2, 000.00 (Two thousand naira only per school) registration fee. Only students from SS1 to SS2 are eligible to participate.
Account Name: Nigeria Computer Society
First Bank of Nigeria: 2001762424
Zenith Bank: 1011565784
(Please, use the name of school as payee)
Deadline for registration: 15th May, 2014
Stage 1: State Competition at Designated State Centres – 27th to 30th May, 2014 (specific date for states will be communicated)
Stage 2: Zonal Competition at Designated Zonal Centres – 17th to 20th June, 2014 (specific date for zones will be communicated)
Stage 3: Grand Finale in Enugu State – July 23rd -25th , 2014
Computer products, cash prizes, scholarship, Plaques and consolation prizes will be given to participated students, schools and winners.
All Correspondence/Questions should be directed to:
Dr. Adesina Sodiya – Chairman, Education and Manpower Dev. Committee
sinaronke(at)yahoo.co.uk 08156534425, 08034551851
NCS National Secretariat
Iyiola Ayoola – iyiola(at)ncs.org.ng – 08023402917
Ijeoma Nwanaju – ijeoma(at)ncs.org.ng – 017744600, 0803-721-3920