Criteria for the St. Kitts and Nevis 2019 Independence Theme Competition

Potential Entrants are reminded of the approaching deadline for the Independence Theme Competition on Friday June 21.

The theme must be concise, memorable, and no more than six (6) to eight (8) words.

The theme should accurately reflect the Country’s history, current realities, and the common/shared future to which all citizens should reasonably aspire.

Written entries must be submitted:  EITHER (a) by emailing to: or to OR (b) by delivering a hard copy in an envelope addressed to Mr William Hodge P.S . Education to:  the office of the Ministry of Education, The Cable Building, Cayon Street, Basseterre. OR into the drop box at the entrance to Government Headquarters OR at the Department of Education, Marion Heights, Nevis.

Entries for the Theme competition are accepted from persons of all ages who are citizens and residents of the Federation.

Members of the Independence Committee, its subcommittees and Government Ministers are not eligible for submission of entries to the competition.

A maximum of two (2) submissions will be accepted from each entrant.  Please submit your name, address and contact number(s) with each entry.

Deadline for submission:  Friday, 21st June, 2019.