The first stage of Merdeka Trivia event is the poetry contest which will take place from the 31st of July until 6th of August 2019. Participants are to express themselves through creative words of poetry under the theme of “Merdeka di lensa generasi muda”.Element of unity, patriotism and history must be incorporated in the writing. There’ll be a grand prize winner and 1st and 2nd runners-up.

Rules and regulations:

  • Open to all Malaysian students in France.
  • Entries can either be in Bahasa Malaysia, English or French.
  • All entries must be submitted through the google form provided.
  • Only individual entries are allowed.
  • Participants can choose to write in the form of sajak, gurindam or pantun.
  • Should not exceed 150 words.
  • Students must remain true to the theme or risk disqualification.

Deadline: 6th August 2019.

Entry submission link : Submission form