Omafuru Foundation humbly requests the presence and active participation of secondary schools in Warri, Delta State at her annual Spelling Bee Competition which will take place from 29th November, 2019 to 7th February, 2020.

This competition which is in line with our core values is geared towards helping students develop their vocabulary, as well as improve their reading, comprehension, research, reasoning and public speaking skills. Participation is absolutely free and requires no financial commitment from the contestants or the schools they represent.

Timeline of events for the Spelling Bee Competition is as follows:

Deadline for expression of interest to participate               –          29th November, 2019

  • Each school is required to fill and submit the EOI form to Omafuru Foundation’s branch office at DSC Shopping Mall, Steel Town I, Orhuwhorun.

Qualification Rounds (Inter-School Spelling Bee)              –          10th – 31st January, 2020

  • Participating schools are to send TWO The top four schools from previous editions of this competition will be seeded in four different groups while other participating schools will be categorized randomly within these four groups in transparent draw system. The top school from each group will progress to the final.

Grand Finale                                                                                  7th February, 2020

  • Winners of the Qualification Rounds battle for the top prize

Please see attached rules for this competition.

It will be our pleasure to see your school take an active part in this exciting and challenging academic contest which will no doubt assist in promoting our values and advance knowledge.

Yours sincerely


Michael Akusu Jr.

Director of Operations

Omafuru Foundation