Instructions for entrants and essay questions are provided for the Kelvin, Thomas Campion and Vellacott prizes on the lefthand side as attachments. There is also an FAQ page for entrants and their teachers, as well as a guide for teachers on how to use our online system to run an internal competition within school and how to approve or modify essays.
Computer Science Newnham College, Cambridge’s Computer Science Essay Prize. This prize may be of particular interest to those studying Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, or Chemistry, but we welcome entries from interested students studying any combination of subjects. Girls only. Deadline gone. Psychology.
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.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. She writes about science and the cross-curricular presentation of science for OxSci and beyond.Fitzwilliam College Cambridge Annual Essay Competition (different subject each year) Royal Commonwealth essay competition (under 18) Connell Guides Essay Prize (open to all sixth formers) Humanities. Classics and Ancient History essay competition (run by St John’s College Oxford). Open to year 12 students.
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).Read More
The essay competition is open to all pupils in Sixth Form or College studying A-Level, BTEC or equivalent. Entrants must only submit one essay of no more than 800 words. The essay must be written by themselves (no co-authorship). Click here for our promotional material. The school which has the greatest number of submissions will also receive.Read More
Science Essay Prizes. . CAMBRIDGE, KELVIN SCIENCE PRIZE. Open to all students in year 12 or equivalent, regardless of nationality or school country. Essays must be between 2,000 and 4,000 words including footnotes and appendices.. THE QUEEN'S COMMONWEALTH ESSAY COMPETITION.Read More
Dukes Education Essay Prize. The Dukes Essay Prize 2020 is now closed for submissions. Essays are being judged and our three winners will be announced on July 1, 2020. Our Essay Prize is a nationwide scheme that encourages academic exploration, creativity, and lateral thinking in students in Yrs 11-12.Read More
The Veterinary Medicine course here at Cambridge always feels different to how I view the subject is taught at other universities. The strong focus on basic science provides a brilliant background in scientific thinking which can be applied to practice as well as opening doors into research careers.Read More
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.Read More
Undergraduate and graduate students are invited to participate in the AAAS Science and Human Rights Coalition Essay Competition. This essay competition was created to inspire students to explore connections between human rights and science, engineering and the health professions.Read More
This competition runs annually and is open to medical, biological science and veterinary science undergraduates. The Paola Domizio Undergraduate Essay Prize 2019 will open on 10 February and close on 26 June; The essay has to be no more than 1,000 words, excluding references and bibliography.Read More
Student wins Cambridge University English Prize for essay competition James Green, Year 12, has been awarded the Thomas Campion English Prize by Peterhouse College, Cambridge University. The commendation puts James among the top 10 entrants worldwide.Read More
R.A. Butler Politics Prize The R.A. Butler Prize for essays in Politics and International Studies is a competition that can be entered by students in Year 12 or the Lower 6th. Candidates are invited to submit an essay on a topic to be chosen from a list of general questions announced in March each year, and to be submitted in August.Read More