2016

The Annual Essay Contest for Children and Young People 
of African Descent 2016

                    Congratulations to all participants!

7-10 Years
First                    Denison Augustine  p2 (Grenada)
Second                           Kemi Balogun p2 (UK)
Third                                    Hamza Juma (UK)

11-13 Years
First                      Musa Ntande Bwanika  (UK)
Second                     Asente Critchlow (UK)
Third                    Ma’at A Nkemi p2p3p4 (UK)

14-16 Years
First                    Diarra McIntosh p2p3p4p5p6 (UK)
Second                     Maji Emmanuel (Uganda)
Third                       Katebeva Philmon Stevon (UK)

Financial Supporters and Special Prizes

As always, thank you to the following generous Judges who provided the Prizes and Special Prizes for the essayists:

Jane, Charli, Ekundayo, Charlene, Nisette, Chioma, Michel, Tammra, Dianne, Akubundu, John KJ, Nyela, Philly, Merva, Washy, Nyela, Novlyn, Delores, Mandisa, Amber, Booker.

Judges

Every year participating essayists receive valuable feedback from amazing people of African descent from across the African Diaspora who give their valuable time and provide excellent feedback to each participating essayist.

Thank you to the following Judges who gave their time to read and provide constructive feedback to our contestants.

Robert, Caren, Abena, Nii, Leslie, Lois, Phil, Natasha, Nyela, Amber, Sam, Devon, Novlyn, Robert, Lyon, Ama, Merva, Tammra, Arit, Thembo, Jean, Jane, Amber, Avril, Charli, Charlene, Chimoma, Chike, Dianne, Ekundayo, Kenneth, Michelle, Ruby, Rimeh, Merva, Isevanhani, Michelle, Magna, Alfa, Raqib, Mandisa, Akubundu, Keon, Karen, Madisa, Nisette, Ama, Mrs Ojigho, Jo, Reginaldo, Amber, Tony, Merva, Valerie, Michel, Tony, Daniel, Caren.

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR WINNERS

Certificates and feedback have been sent to all participants