GREAT LANDERS ALUMNI ASSOCIATION (GLAA) 2021 SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS CEREMONY.

Friday 23rd July 2021 our Alma Mater, Maryland Comprehensive Secondary School Ikeja, played host to the Umbrella Body of the Old Students Association, Great Landers Alumni Association (GLAA). The occasion was the End of Term Thanksgiving Mass & Induction Ceremony of the 2021/2022 School Prefects, whereby the Association also made the presentation of her 2021 GLAA Scholarship Award to two indigent students of MCSS.

The GLAA EDUCATIONAL FUND PROJECT, an initiative of the current Executive whose mission through the EDF is to ensure that education becomes a right, not a privilege through the advancement of creative solutions to ensure equity and excellence in education for brilliant, indigent and vulnerable students. The GLAA 2021 Scholarship Awards is the maiden edition and will be a yearly program whereby Need based, Merit and Scholarships for talented Students will be awarded at the End of School Sessions.

This year (2021) the two Need Based Awards given were:

  1. Great Landers Alumni Association Award
  2. Lander. Dr. Francis Adelaja Award.
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GLAA EDUCATIVE, INFORMATIVE & EMPOWERMENT SERIES (11)

TOPIC: BOOST WITH FACEBOOK TRAINING FOR SMEs (NIGERIA) 2021

DAY 1: BUILD YOUR ONLINE PRESENCE WITH FACEBOOK
DAY 2: USE WHATSAPP TO GROW YOUR BUSINESS
DAY 3: HOW TO BUILD AN EFFECTIVE ADVERTISING STRATEGY

TRAINER: DIGIVATE 360

DATE: FRIDAY 23RD – SUNDAY 25TH JULY 2021

VENUE: ZOOM (PRE REGISTRATION REQUIRED)

TIME: 7PM EVERY DAY

Is your business analogue and you are desirous of going digital? Or are you interested in learning how Facebook and WhatsApp can grow your business? Or as a CEO you desire to be knowledgeable in this area so you can track the performances of your social media handlers? Or you simply want to know more about the digital world we are in! Then you cannot afford to miss the BOOST WITH FACEBOOK TRAINING FOR SMEs (NIGERIA).

GLAA EDUCATIVE, INFORMATIVE & EMPOWERMENT SERIES-11 + TOPIC BOOST WITH FACEBOOK TRAINING FOR SMEs NIGERIA 2021

Aside capital and skilled personnel, access to market and lack of sales remain tops amongst the many challenges facing most small business owners in Nigeria today. The Boost with Facebook Training program is a comprehensive training program designed to address the most practical learning needs of small scale business owners when it comes to digital marketing and online presence.

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  • *GLAA EDUCATIVE, INFORMATIVE AND EMPOWERMENT SERIES (10)*

    *DATE:* Sunday 27th December 2020

    *TIME:* 7pm

    *VENUE:* WhatsApp & Telegram Platforms

    *TOPIC:* WINNERS OF ‘PITCH YOUR BUSINESS’ SPEAK

    *PROGRAM OF EVENTS*

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GLAA EDUCATIVE, INFORMATIVE & EMPOWERMENT SERIES (10a)

DATE: Sunday 27th December 2020

TIME: 7pm

VENUE: WhatsApp & Telegram Platforms

TOPIC: WINNERS OF ‘PITCH YOUR BUSINESS’ SPEAK

OVERVIEW OF THE PROGRAM
On the 19th of September 2020, the PITCH YOUR BUSINESS AND WIN practical empowerment program organized by GLAA produced 6 winners namely:
1 First Prize: N200, 000 – Lander Alice Akpeokhai (2004)

  1. 2nd Prize: N150, 000- Lander Samuel Akindemeji (1996)
  2. 3rd Prize: N100, 000- Lander Amede Achinghale (1979)
  3. 4th Prize: N50, 000- Lander Samuel Amanze (1999)
  4. 5th Prize: N50, 000- Lander Titilope Soyemi (2004)
  5. 6th Prize: N50, 000 – Lander Abiola Omotola (2004)
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GLAA EDUCATIVE, INFORMATIVE AND EMPOWERMENT SERIES (9)

DATE: SATURDAY 19TH SEPTEMBER 2020
TIME :7PM
VENUE : ZOOM
TOPIC: PITCH YOUR BUSINESS AND WIN.

GLAA EDUCATIVE, INFORMATIVE & EMPOWERMENT SERIES (9)

DATE: Saturday 19th September 2020
TIME: 7pm
VENUE: Zoom

TOPIC: PITCH YOUR BUSINESS

OBJECTIVE : This particular program is designed to assist Great Landers whose businesses need a grant.

RULES & REGULATIONS

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GLAA EDUCATIVE, INFORMATIVE AND EMPOWERMENT SERIES (9)

DATE: SATURDAY 19TH SEPTEMBER 2020
TIME :7PM
VENUE : ZOOM
TOPIC: PITCH YOUR BUSINESS AND WIN.

OBJECTIVE: This particular program is designed to assist Great Landers whose businesses need a grant.

GLAA Members are invited to pitch their businesses to members of the Association on SATURDAY 19th SEPTEMBER 2020 Entries for the pitch must be submitted on or before 12 NOON, WEDNESDAY 16TH SEPTEMBER 2020 to greatlandersunited@gmail.com. The first 6 entries received will automatically be shortlisted for the program.

INFORMATION REQUIRED IN THE ENTRIES TO BE SUBMITTED:

  1. Tell us about Yourself (Personal achievements, Class Set etc).
  2. Tell us about your business.( Could be an existing business or could be in the idea stage)
    3.Unique Selling Point (What is special about your business? What problem does it solve?)
  3. Elevator Pitch (Sell your business for 10 minutes and give reasons why you should be considered for the prize). Not more than 500 words
  4. What plans do you have for your business in the next year if you win the prize?

RULES & REGULATIONS

1.This pitch is opened to all GLAA members.

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