RULES AND REGULATIONS
The Mini Essay Contest, organised by the Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB), together with appointed vendor, CreativesAtWork Pte Ltd (henceforth referred to as the “Organiser”), is targeted at all students aged between 12 and 16.
Participants are invited to write an essay in response to any one of the two 1st-placed videos of the DrugFreeSG Video Competition 2023 under the “Youths” and “Young Adults” categories.
All participants of the Mini Essay Contest are required to adhere to this set of rules and regulations stipulated by CNB and the Organiser to be eligible for participation in the contest.
2. SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS
3. JUDGING CRITERIA
|Judging Rubrics||Score Allocation|
Is the essay insightful1, impactful2, or engaging3?
Relevance to theme
Does this essay address the video’s main message or theme?
Does the essay introduce new and interesting perspectives in response to the video and anti-drug theme?
Is the essay well-structured with a logical flow of ideas/arguments?
1 This criterion will determine if the essay offers thoughtful interpretations/analysis of the video.
2 This criterion will determine if the essay leaves a powerful and lasting impact on the reader.
3 This criterion will determine if the essay captivates and sustains the reader’s interest throughout.
4. CONTEST TIMELINE
|PRIZES FOR TOP 3 ESSAYS|
|S$100.00 Voucher||S$60.00 Voucher||S$40.00 Voucher|
6. PRIZE COLLECTION