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Purpose

  1. To cultivate students’ interest in English writing through the English writing contest.

  2. To encourage students to depict the uniqueness of campus life at NSYSU through English writing.

Eligibility

Undergraduates who are non-English majors at NSYSU

※Remark: Students who are English majors, enrolled in All-English Programs, native English speakers, and have lived or studied in an English-speaking country for more than 6 months are INELIGIBLE for the contest.

Information

Date ⏰

October 12th,2022 (Wednesday)

 

Venue

Innovative Classroom A and Innovative Classroom B (10F, Info-library Building)

Schedule 📋

Registration Time

Registration: Start September 5th, 2022 at 9:00 AM; End September 30th, 2022 at 5:00 PM

The upper limit of contestant will be 50. The online registration form will be closed when the quota is full.

 

Competition Time

14:30-16:30, October 12th  (Wed.), 2022

※Registration will be open from 2:15 PM to 2:35 PM on the same day. Latecomers will be regarded as withdrawing from the contest.

 

 

Result Announcement 📢

The results will be announced on the website of Si Wan College on November 4th (Fri.), 2022.

凡本學期修習通識英語文課程,並於競賽當天完成作品繳交的參賽者,該任課教師將酌情予以學期總成績加2分

Participants who complete the submission of their works on the day of the contest will receive 2 points added to the final score of the English general education course they are taking this semester.

競賽當天完成作品繳交的參賽者,可獲得英語活動學習章x2及餐盒一份,以資鼓勵。

A snack box and 2 stamps for the Si Wan International Salon Activity will be offered to participants after they have finished the contest.

Award

 

First Prize: Each contestant will receive NT$2,000 and a certificate of award.

Second Prize: Each contestant will receive NT$1,500 and a certificate of award.

Third Prize: Each contestant will receive NT$1,000 and a certificate of award.

Merit award: Each contestant will receive NT$5,00 and a certificate of award.

Honorable mention: Each contestant will receive NT$200 and a certificate of award

 

Rules 👮

Topic

Picture Writing

(The topic will be announced on the day of the contest.)

Word Limit: Minimum 250 words.

 

Criteria 👩‍🏫

Content and Argument 40%
Organization 30%
Sentence Patterns and Vocabulary 30%

 

Contest Time

It is a 90-minute contest from 2:300 PM to 4:30 PM on October 12th, 2022. Participants may submit their works and leave after 4:00 PM.

 

Writing Utensils ✏️

Writing utensils, including blue or black ballpoint pens, correction fluid and liquid paper, etc. Stationery will NOT be provided.

 

Regulations 🚫

 Paper and electronic dictionaries (without internet access) are allowed.
 All other electronic devices will NOT be allowed. Mobile phones MUST be turned off or muted.
 Talking and borrowing writing utensils will be regarded as violations and will disqualify the participants from the contest immediately.