Apply for PZ Cussons Chemistry Challenge Competition PZ Cussons in conjunction with Carex invites application from Nigerian secondary school students for the 2015 Chemistry Challenge. The primary objective of the competition is to stimulate and inspire the learning of Chemistry amongst
students and raise their IQ.
Entries are Open to both Private and Public secondary schools. Entry is FREE!
PZ Cussons Chemistry Challenge Competition.
PZ Cussons Chemistry Challenge was initiated in 2013 by the PZ Cussons Foundation to stimulate, inspire and reward the study of science and chemistry in particular among senior Secondary school students.
The Champion will be crowned along with his/her teacher, parents and school in a special award ceremony with principal officers from Premier and other relevant stakeholders.
The competition shall be in three stages;
First Stage, Second Stage and the Main Challenge.
The First quiz and all screened candidates shall participate at this stage.
The Second stage shall also be a written quiz and only the best 100 from the first stage shall qualify for the stage.
The Final stage which is the Main Challenge shall be the battle of the guns. Only the best four from the Second stage shall qualify for the Finals.
Only those who understand Chemistry as a discipline and how it relates to the real world will stand a chance to be crowned the 2014 Champion. Who would that be?
Competition is open to all chemistry students in SS 2 and/or SS 3 only
Only 2 students per school
Students has to be schooling in Lagos only
Students are to be sponsored by their Secondary Schools
Entries are Open to both Private and Public secondary schools
Entry closes 24th November, 2014
Alternatively, students / schools can pick up entry forms from the Lagos state Ministry of Education or either of the 6 educational district offices
Candidates are advised to provide their true and reachable phone numbers and email address as exam centres would be communicated to them via these medium
Entry is FREE
How to Participate
Download the Registration Form
- Complete the form, and ensure that it is duly signed or stamped by your Parent/Guardian and Principal/Authorized Personnel
- Scan your completed form and send to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Bring the original copy to the quiz venues.
- Not more than two students per school.
- Alternatively, students/schools can pick up entry forms from the Lagos state Ministry of Education or either of the 6 educational district offices.
- Candidates are advised to provide their true and reachable phone numbers and email address as exam centres would be communicated to them via these medium.
- Only Successful candidates would be contacted
- Winner: Trophy + Gold Medal + ₦700,000 + Laptop for student. ₦100,000 for Chemistry teacher and ₦100,000 worth of Chemistry books for winning school.
- 1st Runner Up: Silver Medal+ ₦500,000 + Laptop for student. ₦80,000 for Chemistry teacher and ₦80,000 worth of Chemistry books for School.
- 2nd Runner Up: Bronze Medal + ₦400,000 + Laptop for student. ₦70,000 for Chemistry teacher and ₦70,000 worth of Chemistry books for School.
- 3rd Runner Up: Consolation medal + ₦300,000 + Laptop for student. ₦60,000 for Chemistry teacher and ₦60,000 worth of Chemistry books for School.
- Carex Merit Award Prize of N50,000 each for 5th to 10th position (6 students only).
Deadline: 4th November, 2015.