Essay Competition

Secular Friends for Liberty and Rule of Law is partnering with the International Association of Atheists to bring you this public COVID19  essay competition FOR PARENTS.

Topic: Write a persuasive essay on  How to explain the spread of COVID19 to your children below the age of 12 using credible references and scientific evidence . You must at least reference three credible scientific references.

  • The first-place winner will get 200 000 UGX
  • The second-place winner will get 100 000 UGX
  • The third-place winner will get  50 000 UGX

The names and essays of the winner will be published on ALL Secular Friends for Liberty and Rule of Law platforms.

PROMPT: Write a persuasive, personal (“first-person”) essay explaining the spread of COVID19 to your children below the age of 12 and why your children must tell other children about COVID19, why this is good for them and other people in your community.

SUBMISSION RULES:  

  1. Please go on Facebook and like secular friends for Liberty and Rule of Law. 
  2. Then, send your essay to secularempathy@gmail.com  
  3. Go on our website and answer questions.
  4. The essay should be attached as a PDF. The essay must be double-spaced, standard margins, the font size of 11 to 14 point, and attached.
  5. Go on our website and answer questions.
  6. Your name and the name of your essay must be included on every page. 
  7. Pages must be numbered. Indicate word length at end of the essay. 
  8. Please choose your own title.
  9. Secular Friends for Liberty and Rule of Law monitors for plagiarism.
  10. Winners must refrain from using religion, God, Allah in the Essay.

WORD LENGTH: 700-1000 words

Winners will be disqualified if they do not follow instructions, including word limit and deadline. 

Winners should carefully review all contest rules. 

All essays must be in English.