THE Jamaica Files Service (JIS) has extended the closing date for the submission of entries for its 2019 Heritage Competition from October 31 to November 4, within the unnecessary of night.
The annual competition is split into three components – essay, poster and pictures – focused on fundamental, secondary and tertiary establishments, respectively.
The essay component, which is in its ninth year, targets students used 9 to 12 on the major level, who’re required to write an essay on the theme ‘Imagine that you are one in all the seven national heroes. Acquire your case for Jamaica to be compensated for the effects of slavery’.
Essays wishes to be between 400 and 500 words and ought to accrued be judged on relevance to subject, originality, accuracy and analysis of learn files, writing style, and language abilities. They ought to accrued contain the title page and bibliography or list of references. A minimal of 1 in all the references wishes to be a JIS source. Essays wishes to be submitted utilizing the utility get at www.jis.gov.jm.
For the poster component, high college students are asked to put up authentic designs on the world ‘Jamaica: A case for Reparation’. The entries will likely be judged in step with interpretation of the world, originality, neatness, and presentation.
Posters wishes to be no larger than 11 inches x 17 inches (panorama or portrait) and contain no various image but these equipped on the JIS net sites by Dropbox. All items wishes to be submitted by filling out the entry get on the net sites, www.jis.gov.jm.
Entrants within the illustrated class ought to accrued print and bring the get, alongside with the poster, to the JIS head place of work in Kingston or the regional place of work in Montego Bay.
Meanwhile, tertiary students will likely be required to put up a photo also depicting the theme ‘Jamaica: A case for Reparation’.
Photos will likely be adjudged on interpretation of the world, originality, composition, strategy and impact.
Registered tertiary-level students attending an authorized Jamaican institution are eligible to enter. Photos wishes to be submitted utilizing a cloud storage service such as Dropbox, SkyDrive or Google Pressure. Entrants have to point to the title of the institution and net net site online of explore being pursued.
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