Sali na! ARMM to give away P200K in essay writing contest


The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) will be giving away P200,000 for the winners of an essay writing contest, its Bureau of Public Information (BPI) said.

With the theme, “Bangsamoro Youth, Bangsamoro’s Future,” BPI said that those who could participate are residents of ARMM .

The competition is part of the celebration of ARMM’s 29th anniversary.

“Essays may be sent by email to armmessay@gmail.com. Qualified entries must be a minimum of 800 words and a maximum of 1,500 words written in English by residents of the ARMM who are aged 15 to 35 years old,” BPI said.

The deadline is on December 13, 2018.

The first prize will receive P70,000; second prize, P50,000; third prize, P30,000; and five consolation prizes of P10,000 each.

The winners will be announced on December 15 this year.