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.
Essay competitions are an important means by which you can expand your knowledge and hone your learning. If you are applying for a particular subject at university, undertaking an essay competition is a good way to deepen your understanding of a field. If you are applying to Oxbridge, essay competitions are essential. The majority of essay.
The Trinity Term 2020 Schools’ Writing Competition is open! It is on the theme: A scientific discovery, invention or advance that still affects the world today. For a chance to win a prize and have your piece published in The Oxford Scientist, send us your thoughts as a 700-word essay by Friday 1 st May. Open to all UK school students in.
The winning essay is published on the College’s website. The Julia Wood Prize essay was published in History Today magazine, from 1994 until the last issue was published. Members of Oxford University now have e-access to the entire magazine, covering the first issue of 1951 to current content (through SOLO).
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. The judges will choose their favourite essay from each subject category and an overall 'best.
The St John’s Classics and Ancient History Essay Competition celebrates its 10th anniversary in 2020, with over 800 students having taken part over the past 10 years. The competition is open to all UK students currently studying in Year 12 or equivalent, whether or not they are studying a Classical or Ancient subject, and gives students of.
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.
Jesus College currently offers one annual essay prize to potential students. This annual essay prize is awarded to a secondary school student who shows an outstanding understanding of, and ability in, law. The Lord Toulson Essay Prize in Law, in honour of the late Lord Roger Toulson, Justice of the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom, is.
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.
Notice! Due to the outbreak of COVID-19, which was declared a pandemic by the World Health Organisation, the announcements to shortlisted finalists for sit down finals and awards ceremony of the Sunway-Oxbridge Essay Competition 2020 will be postponed until further notice.
The aim of the competition is to give school pupils the opportunity to explore connections between the subjects they study or are interested in, to develop their independent research skills, and to encourage them to consider interdisciplinary courses at university. To see further details on how to enter, including the essay questions, click here.
The University of Oxford Centre for Competition Law and Policy (CCLP) provides a centralised platform for teaching and research of competition law and policy at the University of Oxford. Activities and courses focus on regulation of competition in the UK, EU and US, international aspects of competition law and antitrust economics.
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. It invites entrants to make connections across different subjects.
High School English Essay Competition 25th November 2013. Magdalen College is now accepting entries for its English Literature competition. Entrants must be in Year 12 (for the academic year 2013-14) and must be studying English. The deadline for entries is 5pm on Saturday 1st March 2014.
Horsham pupil wins Oxford University essay competition A Horsham pupil has been awarded first prize in a prestigious Oxford University essay competition. By Jasmin Martin. Monday, 20th April 2020, 10:24 am. Andrew McLeod, who is a Year 12 pupil at Christ s Hospital School, won first prize in the philosophy category in the St John s College Classics and Ancient History Essay Competition SUS.
This competition has been set up in memory of the late Professor Jon Stallworthy (1935-2014), poet and Fellow of Wolfson College, and is open to any student currently enrolled in postgraduate studies at the University of Oxford. The funding for the prize has been provided by generous donations to the English Faculty and to Wolfson College.
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.
Oxford Competition Law (OCL) is the only fully integrated service to combine recognised market-leading commentaries with rigorous, selective National case reports and analysis from EU member states. OCL provides a suite of fully interlinked competition analysis, peer reviewed case reports and source materials - the ideal resource for assisting with case preparation.
The Philosophy Essay Prize is open to Year 12 or Lower 6th students. The aim of the Prize is to encourage able sixth formers to pursue their interest in Philosophy, with the hope that they will be encouraged to read this or related subjects at University. The titles for the 2020 Philosophy Essay Prize competition are as follows.