Let It Shine Event

  • The National Literacy Competition is a writing competition open to ALL students in the 4th through 6th grades for all schools in Nigeria. To participate, students must have registered through our website portal. The purpose of the competition is to give students the opportunity to showcase their abilities, as well as instill pride and ownership of themselves.

  • The themes for the 2021-2022 National Literacy Competition are Grammar and word search, it’s mainly questions about synonyms, homophones and homonyms. The students will also be given a list of words to search in a word puzzle.
  • History
    • The National Literary Competition was established in January 2021. The National Literacy Competition was founded by Chandelle’s Youth Programs to ensure that grade 4th to 6th students had the opportunity to showcase their English skills.
    • Examination period
      • Phase 1: November 27th, 2021, from 9:00am GMT+1 through 12pm GMT+1
      • Phase 2: February 12th, 2022, from 9:00am GMT+1 through 12pm GMT+1
      • Awards ceremony live streamed on February 19th, 2022 @ 9:am GMT+1
      • Announce winners & honorable mentions on Facebook starting after February 19th, 2022.
      Award description
      • Every child deserves a chance to succeed through the power of education.

      • "LET IT SHINE" literacy competition (#1,000,000)

      • Individual Prices
        • 1st #250,000
        • 2nd #150,000
        • 3rd #100,000
        • 4th - 10th (#25,000 each as a consolation prize)

      • School Prices
        • 1st Place Desktop computer (#170,000)
        • 2nd Place LaserJet printer (#100,000)
        • 3rd Place Deskjet printer (#55,000)

      • Teachers price
        • 1st #50,000
        • 2nd #30,000
        • 3rd #20,000

      • Registration Deadline: November 20th 2021   11:59pm GMT

      • Entries are accepted from individuals, schools, or classes. Winners receive cash prizes for their school and a reward pack. Find out more on the Chandelle website www.chandellebooks.com

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      • Empower students to participate in an event like this to develop new skills with Let it Shine competition.

This contest has Ended.

Put your talent to the test

Get your friends involved, your parents, and your teachers.

The winners will receive a grand price of 1,000,000 (one million naira)

How to enter:

1. Buy a “Let it Shine” scratch card at offices of the commissioner for education in different local government areas.

2. Visit our event page at

3. Create a username and log in to fill in your details.

Our office hours are Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.