Official Launch Video

Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad Launches the Maybank Foundation - Perdana Leadership Foundation Writing and Photo Contest 2015.

This is the second time that Perdana Leadership Foundation is teaming up with Maybank Foundation to organise a youth competition and this time, more categories are open to contestants. Young Malaysians aged between 13 and 21 years old can write essays, compose stories or snap a series of photos to participate in the contest. Wonderful prizes await, including up to US$2,500 in cash, Macbooks and iPads. MPH Bookstores is also contributing E-Book Readers as well as book vouchers to the lucky winners. The icing on the cake is the chance to rub shoulders with established authors and photo-journalists at the prize-giving ceremony slated to be later this year.

The contest runs until 16th September 2015. Schools, colleges and universities stand to win prizes, too, if their student wins the first prize or if they send in the highest number of entries. Additionally, prizes await institutions that send in 25 entries and more. More details are available at the contest's website For further enquiries, e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 03-88858953 / 8960.

Don't miss out on the chance to win. There is no limit on the number of entries each participant can submit so Write Your Essay, Compose Your Story and Snap Your Photos today! Visit or our Facebook page Follow us on Instagram, too, @plfperdana!

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Organised by

Maybank Foundation
Perdana Leadership Foundation

Media Partners

New Straits Times
Berita Harian

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