Award Ceremony on Francophonie Day: Saturday 21st March at 6pm
Venue: Institut français du Nigeria
- Use the French language not just as a communication tool, but as a means of artistic expression
- Developing the spirit of French language creativity through writing poetry
Le Voyage (The Journey)
Write a 14 verse poem in French (free structure)
The French Poetry Competition to open to
- Francophone people (French is your mother tongue) and
- Non-Francophone people (French is not your mother tongue)
The Institut français du Nigeria will choose the 2 best poems of each group and will give prices to the 4 winners at the Awards Ceremony of the Francophonie Day celebrated on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 6pm.
The 4 best poems will then be sent to the Alliance française in Ibadan which will organise a national selection and an Award Ceremony on Sunday 7th June, 2015 at 2pm.
At the national level of the competition, the prices are as follow (3 prices for each group):
- 1st price: ₦50,000
- 2nd price: ₦30,000
- 3rd price: ₦20,000