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The Robson History Prize is an annual competition for Year 12 or Lower 6th students. The Prize was established in 2007 in memory of the historian Robert Robson, who was for many years a Fellow and Tutor at Trinity. The aims of the Robson Prize are twofold: firstly, to encourage ambitious and talented Year 12 or Lower Sixth students considering.
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.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.The following pages contain information about our Essay Prizes run for Lower and Upper 6th Students internationally, including how to apply. Gould Prize for Essays in English Literature; Linguistics Essay Prize; Philosophy Essay Prize; R.A. Butler Politics Prize; Robert Walker Prize for Essays in Law; Robson History Prize.
Lloyd Davies Philosophy Prize The purpose of the Prize is: To give students in Year 12 or the Lower 6th who are considering applying to a University an opportunity to write about a subject they are interested in. This should enable them to develop their abilities for independent research and thought in Philosophy.Read More
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.Read More
Several Cambridge colleges run essay competitions related to Classics, for students in year 12.. Peterhouse Vellacott History Essay Prize (includes topics in ancient history) Robson History Prize at Trinity College; Linguistics Essay Prize at Trinity College.Read More
THE OXFORD SCIENTIST WRITING COMPETITION. Designed for budding Science writers in the UK about to enter into year 11, year 12 or year 13, this prize entails writing a 700 word article on a stated theme. Winners have their work published in The Oxford Science magazine along with other prizes.Read More
The Wolfson History Prizes are literary awards given annually in the United Kingdom to promote and encourage standards of excellence in the writing of history for the general public. Prizes are given annually for two or three exceptional works published during the year, with an occasional oeuvre prize (a general award for an individual's distinguished contribution to the writing of history).Read More
Law Essay Prize Winners. 8th February 2017. News, Student news, Alumni news.. The discussants were Lord Justice Bean, Aysha Ahmad, Alan Bogg and Oxford student Hannah Ross. Moderating the discussion was Will Beetson (History, 2006), a barrister at 42 Bedford Row.Read More
The Stanhope essay prize was an undergraduate history essay prize created at Balliol College, Oxford, by Philip Henry Stanhope, 5th Earl Stanhope in 1855. Notable winners. Notable Stanhope Prize winners: John Richard Magrath, 1860; Francis Jeune, 1863, 1st Baron St Helier; Thomas Pitt Taswell-Langmead, 1866; Thomas Buchanan, 1868, Liberal politician; Arthur Francis Leach, 1872.Read More
Covid-19 Faculty of History updates to students are available in the Oxford Historians Hub.. Professor Jane Humphries awarded 2019 Royal Economic Society Prize. Tuesday 14 April. People. Research. Undergraduate Admissions. Graduate Admissions.. University of Oxford. News. Martin Conway - Western Europe’s Democratic Age: 1945-1968.Read More
THE PETERHOUSE VELLACOTT HISTORY PRIZE. A great opportunity to start exploring your historical interests and get a taste of university-level research, the Vellacott prize is 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.Read More
Prizes The BSHS encourages good quality history of science by organising and judging three prestigious biennial prizes, two of which are awarded by the Society:The Singer Prize is awarded by the BSHS every two years to the author of an unpublished essay based on original research into any aspect of the history of science, technology, or medicine. The Prize is intended for younger scholars or.Read More