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 2021 competition has closed.
You should answer one question only. The deadline for entries is 11.59 pm UK time on Monday 31 May 2021.
Candidates are invited to submit an essay of up to 2,000 words. Entries must be submitted online by the end of May using the form below.
The competition carries a First Prize of £600 and a Second Prize of £400, to be split equally between the candidate and his or her school or college; the school or college’s portion of the prize to be issued in the form of book tokens.
All candidates will be notified with the results of the competition around the end of July. Any queries should be directed to the Admissions Administrator, Ms Stacey Smith, at email@example.com.
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