Students wishing to participate in the Poster and Essay Competition to mark the World Oceans Day and Coral Triangle Initiative Day have until May 21 to submit their entries according to the organisers of the competition.
The competition is in two categories. Posters are for Primary Schools while Essays for Secondary Schools.
The theme is "Keep our Ocean healthy for our healthy life" and entries are for year 1-6 for Primary Schools and Forms 1-3 for the Secondary Schools.
Winners of the competition will be announced during the World Oceans Day and Coral Initiative Day celebrations.
The Ministry of Fisheries and Environment are jointly organising the competition.
According to the organisers of the competition, the entries in both categories must reflect the theme for the celebrations.
Winners in both categories will receive cash prizes. The winner will receive $2000 with the runners up receiving $1,500 and $1,000 respectively.