Further Details: TBC Title: Royal Geographical Society Geographer of the Year Details: The question for this year’s competition is “Why does Antarctica matter?
” This coincides with the centenary of Sir Ernest Shackleton’s Endurance expedition, which aimed to complete the first crossing of Antarctica.
Deadline: TBC Prizes: In addition to the prestige of being announced winner of the Dismal Scientist competition, your essay will also be published in 2015 edition.
We are also offering £100 to the winner and £50 to the two runner ups.
It is aimed at all those in the Lower Sixth form taking Classics and/or Classical Civilization A-levels/Highers/IB, or those with an interest in the Ancient World who currently studying other subjects. Prizes: The prize fund is £300 with a first prize of £200.
Certificates of merit may be awarded to runners up who have sufficiently impressed the judges.
Contact us to add your essay competition to the list below.
Title: Fitzwiliam College Cambridge Ancient World / Classics Essay Competition 2014-15 Details: This essay competition is for Lower Sixth Formers (Year 12s).
All these essays are open to students in Year 12 and Year 13.
More competitions will be added as they are announced.