Several colleges and departments of the University of Oxford run competitions which are open to students from schools and colleges.Preparing an entry for one of these competitions is a valuable experience for academically motivated students, so please do encourage your students to enter. There are also some exciting prizes to be won.
Phoebe Ashley-Norman is a Masters’ student of Biochemistry at Oxford University. She is currently undertaking research into mammalian mitosis but is passionate about science communication. She is the Schools’ Competition Co-ordinator and enjoying engaging with students about their essay ideas and scientific ambitions.
Entering an essay in our competition can build knowledge, and refine skills of argumentation. It also gives students the chance to have their work assessed by experts. All of our essay prizes are judged by senior academics from the University of Oxford.In 2019, New College launched an Equality and Diversity Essay Competition, seeking to promote awareness of Equality and Diversity issues. The competition asks candidates to write a 2,000 word essay on their chosen question from the year's selected topic.John Locke Essay Competition. Essay competition judged by Oxford university professors with the choice of 3 essays across 7 different subjects: Philosophy, Politics, Economics, History, Psychology, Theology and Law. Deadline: 15th July 2020 Further details here.
Hello and welcome to the Jesus College Essay Competition page. in association with the University of Oxford's Oxplore platform: the home of 'BIG questions'! This Competition is for Year 8-11 pupils attending a Welsh State school. It runs each year from April - June. Select a link below for full information about this year's competition.
RES Essay Prize 2020 RES Essay Prize. The Review of English Studies is now inviting entries for its 2020 Essay Prize. The RES Essay Prize aims to encourage scholarship amongst postgraduate research students in Britain and abroad.The essay can be on any topic of English literature or the English language from the earliest period to the present.
St Hugh’s is very pleased to announce that the Mary Renault 2020 essay competition is now open for submissions. The deadline for essay submissions is 5pm on Friday 24th July 2020. The Mary Renault Prize is a Classical Reception essay prize for school or college sixth form pupils, awarded by the Principal and Fellows of St Hugh’s College, and funded by the royalties from Mary Renault’s.
The St John’s College Theology Essay Competition is open to all UK students currently studying in Year 12 and who will be starting Year 13 in September 2018. The competition is open to students regardless of whether they are currently studying Religious Studies (or equivalent) at A-level.
Several Cambridge colleges run essay competitions related to Classics, for students in year 12. Whether you are planning to apply to Cambridge or not, we encourage you to get involved. Follow the links for further information: Newnham Classics Essay Competition; Corpus Classics Essay Competition; Fitzwilliam Ancient World Essay Competition.
This essay competition is international and welcomes entrants in English from all countries. 15. Entering or winning the competition does not confer a lasting association of any kind with TORCH.
In the HT2018 issue of The Oxford Scientist magazine, we announced our first ever UK-wide schools science writing competition for students in Years 10-12. We hoped to encourage students to think about science outside of the classroom, and give them the opportunity to explore their own scientific interests in a creative way.
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The ISRF and the Journal for the Theory of Social Behaviour (JTSB) intend to award a prize of EUR 7,000 for the best essay on a topic within the area of social behaviour and its investigation. THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED. Essays selected for the shortlist by the Editors and the ISRF will be judged by a joint ISRF-JTSB academic panel (the ISRF Essay Prize Committee).
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In May we launched our second Law Essay Competition to encourage UK Year 12 state school students to consider studying Law at Oxford. This year's essay title was: '“The rich should be obliged to give to the poor because they don't deserve what they have.” Discuss.' We were pleased and encouraged by the strength and quality of responses. The essays were judged on clarity of structure.