Shortlisted entries for the Raadaa Research Competition has been released. see entries list here

Raadaa Research Competition

Shortlisted entries has been released, see entries list here

Raadaa, with the aim to promote quality research works and content in Africa, invites students of tertiary institutions, graduates of tertiary institutions and postgraduates researchers to compete in her online research competition.

Who can participate?

  1. Graduates, Postgraduates, Researchers and Professionals in Africa.
  2. Undergraduates, Colleges of education, Monotechnics & Polytechnics students of any tertiary institution in Africa.

Which research work is accepted?

Research works or papers in any field are accepted.

Competition categories

  1. Category A (Graduates, Postgraduates and professionals)
  2. Category B (Undergraduates, Colleges of education, Monotechnics & Polytechnics Students)

Quality of research works needed

  1. For Category A; Final year projects, masters/PhD thesis, or any other well-researched and referenced work.
  2. For Category B; Term-papers or any other well-researched and referenced work.

How to participate

  1. Create an account or login and update your profile.
  2. Upload your research work(s) or paper(s) to your personal account.
  3. Go to the competition channel applicable to you and submit your research work(s) or paper(s).
    Click here to visit the Undergraduate category channel.
    Click here to visit the Graduate/Postgraduate category channel.
  4. Invite your friends to read, review, share and/or like your research to increase your chances of getting shortlisted. Aside having a great work or paper, your impression counts.
  5. Entries with top impressions (reviews and likes) will be shortlisted, announced and judged.
  6. Final Winners will be presented.

Rules and Regulations

  1. Research works or papers must be original.
  2. Research works or papers must be complete or well documented if ongoing.
  3. Articles or materials used for research works must be well referenced.
  4. Research work or paper must be authored by the participant.
  5. Research work or paper must be uploaded no earlier than May 1st, 2017
  6. Piracy disqualifies you no matter how brilliant the work.

Program of event

DateEvent
1st May, 2017Voting and Submission of research works or papers begins
31st August, 2017Submission of research works or papers ends
1st October, 2017Release of shortlisted entries from each category for voting
11th October, 2017Voting starts
11th November, 2017Voting ends
25th November, 2017Award Ceremony

Prizes to be won

  1. Category A
    1. First position – ₦200,000 + Lecturing Job at Coal City University, Enugu
    2. Second Position – ₦150,000
    3. Third position – ₦100,000
  2. Category B
    1. First position – ₦150,000
    2. Second position – ₦100,000
    3. Third position – ₦70,000

Judge

The Nigerian Academy of Science

Sponsors

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