Annual Project Contest for Final Year (HND) Chemical Engineering Students In Nigerian Polytechnics


Heads of Chemical Engineering Departments in the nation’s Polytechnics are invited to put in place machinery to present the best student project of their most recent graduating class (HND) for assessment.

The Project Report Entries must be accompanied by a separate Summary Report formatted as follows:


  1. Introduction
  2. Objective
  3. Justification
  4. Methodology
  5. Result
  6. Discussions (stating clearly major achievements)
  7. Bibliography

Note: The summary is expected to be between 3 and 10 type-written pages (single spaced on A4 paper).
The prizes are N 100, 000.00 and a plaque for the best entry; N 75,000 and a plaque for second best; and N50,000.00 (and a plaque) for the third best entry.

Checklist for entry:
  • Three (3) hard copies of the Project Report
  • Three (3) hard copies of Project Summary
  • A soft copy of the Report Summary and Complete Report (on CD or Flash drive)

Annual Design Contest for Final Year Chemical Engineering Students in Nigerian Universities

Heads of Chemical Engineering Departments in the nation’s Universities are invited to put in place machinery to present the best student design project of their most recent graduating class for assessment. The Design Report Entries should be accompanied by a separate summary report formatted as follows:

  1. Introduction
  2. Relevance to Local needs
  3. Process Design/Selection
  4. Materials and Energy balance
  5. Equipment Design/Sizing
  6. Piping/Instrumentation
  7. Mechanical Design
  8. Plant location
  9. Plant/Site Layout
  10. Economic Analysis
  11. Safety
  12. Recommendations

Note: The summary is expected to be between 3 and 10 type-written pages (single spaced on A4 paper). The prizes are N 100, 000.00 and a plaque for the best entry; N 75,000 and a plaque for second best; and N50,000.00 (and a plaque) for the third best entry.

Checklist for entry:
  • Three (3) hard copies of the Project Report
  • Three (3) hard copies of Project Summary
  • A soft copy of the Report Summary and Complete Report (on CD or Flash drive)

The BOSKEL Chemical Engineering Award


- Call for Nominations

One of the awards given by NSChE for Chemical Engineering achievement and innovation is The BOSKEL Chemical Engineering Award

This prize is awarded by NSChE in partnership with Boskel Nigeria Limited. The prize honours outstanding achievements in the research, design, or implementation of Chemical Engineering project (or process) that have achieved specific outstanding success within the period. It is awarded annually and recognizes achievements in all aspects of Chemical Engineering discipline in three categories: N 1,000,000.00, N 300,000.00, and N200,000.00 for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places respectively.

Nomination Process (BOSKEL Chemical Engineering Award)

The nomination form for the BOSKEL Chemical Engineering Award is enclosed. There are no restrictions on who may nominate candidates for the Awards, but self-nominated entries are not accepted.

NOTE: The final assessment for all the Awards would be done by a team selected from Academia and industry. The Prizes will be given at the upcoming 48 th Annual Conference of NSChE taking place at Abeokuta, Ogun State November 8 - 10, 2018. For more information on NSChE Awards and submission format, contact the NSChE Headquarters (nationalhqtrs@nsche.org) at Infinite Grace House, Plot 4 Oyetubo Street, Off Awolowo Way, lkeja, Lagos or contact Engr. Onochie A. Anyaoku (08034080124, email: onochieanyaoku@yahoo.com)

**Deadline for all submissions for NSChE Awards for 2018 is September 14, 2018 by 12 noon.