FITZWILLIAM ARCHAEOLOGY ESSAY COMPETITION. This essay competition is for Lower Sixth Formers or Year 12 students (or equivalent). International applicants are welcomed but the essay must be written in English. There is a strict limit of five submissions per school for each essay competition. Essays should be less than 2500 words long, and.
Classics and Ancient History essay competition (run by St John’s College Oxford). Open to year 12 students. Young Geographer of the Year (Royal Geographical society) 16-18 years. St Hilda’s (Oxford) History Essay Prize. Open to Year 12 students. Girton College (Cambridge) Humanities Writing Competition for lower sixth form students.
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: Corpus Classics Essay Competition; Fitzwilliam Ancient World Essay Competition; Girton Humanities Writing Competition.
In these cases, working on and entering the Write Your Own Historical Fiction competition can provide a fantastic activity for pupils to do as part of home learning. With this in mind, we have added a brand new category for students in Years 10-13.
The competition opens for Year 12 students in February. This year's questions are now published for the Campion and Kelvin Prizes. Please note that the Vellacott Prize has changed and has no questions set for it. Please read through the attached information carefully. All essays should be no more than 2,000 words, incl. footnotes and appendices, and should be submitted as PDFs.
Dukes Education Essay Prize. The Dukes Essay Prize 2020 is now open for submissions. The deadline for submissions is 4pm, 1st June 2020. Our Essay Prize is a nationwide scheme that encourages academic exploration, creativity, and lateral thinking in students in Yrs 11-12.Learn More
Essay Prize 2020. The Robinson College Essay Prize is open to all students currently in Year 12 (Lower Sixth, or equivalent) at a UK School. It is designed to give students the opportunity to develop and showcase their independent study and writing skills.Learn More
Year 12 Cambridge Essay Prizes History essay competitions Corpus Christi Essay Competition 2016 Oxford Philosophy and Theology Students and Applicants Can I get into Cambridge? St Hugh's College Oxford History essay competition 2013 Newnham College Essay Prizes 2018.Learn More
Established in 1971, in memory of a St Hugh’s College alumna, the Julia Wood Prize is an annual History essay competition open to Sixth Form pupils who have not been in the Sixth Form of any school or college for a period of more than two years.Learn More
The NCH London Essay Competition is open to students who are currently in their penultimate (second to last) year of secondary education, year 12, and who are interested in studying humanities or social sciences at university. This is a global competition, so we encourage entries from those studying anywhere in the world.Learn More
Entry is open to students from any country and any school. Candidates must be eighteen years old, or younger, on the date of the submission deadline, 15 July 2020. (Candidates for the Junior Prize must be fourteen years old, or younger, on the date of the submission deadline.).Learn More
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.Learn More
Did anyone else enter the NCH Essay Competition? Watch. Announcements. The question was on politics and about 50% of my essay was on history and linguistics and philosophy, but I didn't see how you could properly answer the question otherwise.. Corpus Christi Year 12 Essay Competition Corpus Christi Essay Competition 2018.Learn More
Annual essay competition, giving pupils in Year 12 (or equivalent) an opportunity to apply their knowledge and skills creatively by writing a short essay on a specific theme. The Staton Essay Prize focuses on the Humanities, reflecting our specialism in teaching and research.Learn More
Academic competitions for schools and colleges 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.Learn More
The exceptional academic talent of Year 12 female students was celebrated by Newnham College at a prestigious ceremony in Cambridge for essay prize-winners. Newnham College’s annual essay prize competitions are designed to encourage ambitious female sixth-form students to explore university-level subjects and themes and to develop their independent research and writing skills.Learn More
St Albans High School. Posted on 4 July 2018. Alice Croot in Year 12 was recently named one of 20 runners up out of 1800 entries in the New College of the Humanities Essay Competition for Art History, History and Philosophy.Learn More