British history essay vs african history essay oxford university offers £500 prize for the best essay on british history but only £75 for a paper on african history. Essay prize information attachment size peterhouse has been proud to organise the vellacott history essay competition and the kelvin science essay competition. 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. Essay prizes 2018 the 2018 competition has now finished and winners have been contacted we had 190 entries to the fitzwilliam essay competitions with six winning entries winning £200 and sixteen highly commended winning a £25 book voucher.
Newnham essay prizesfive new essay prizes have been introduced, in history, engineering, science, law and philosophy and there is the woolf essay prize. Several cambridge colleges run essay competitions related to classics, for students in year 12 peterhouse vellacott history essay prize oxford history of the. P thompson essay prize in history a maximum of two entries per school or college is invited in each of our competitions the deadline for receipt of entries is 5 pm on friday 17 february 2017. Follow corpus christi college oxford on facebook 'does history have an end there will be cash prizes awarded on the day for the top essays.
Twentieth century british history ( tcbh ) is pleased to sponsor an annual essay prize the aim of the duncan tanner essay prize is to encourage a high standard of scholarship amongst postgraduate research students in britain and abroad. The journal and its publisher, oxford university press (oup), have announced that the winner will receive a cash prize of £500, £500 worth of oup books, and publication of his or her essay in mind the subject areas for the competition will change from year to year. There are also some exciting prizes to be won preparing an entry for one of these competitions is valuable experience for academically motivated students academic competitions for schools and colleges | university of oxford.
The gaisford prize is a prize in the university of oxford, founded in 1855 in memory of dr thomas gaisford (1779-1855) for most of its history, the prize was awarded for classical greek verse and prose. Cambridge history essay competition the julia wood prize 2016 | st hughs college, oxford 24 feb 2016 the julia wood prize is a historical essay prize for year 12 and year the winning essay will be published on the st hughs college website. Philosophy essay prize the winner of the prize will receive £2,500 with his or her essay being published in philosophy and identified as the essay prize winner 2018 topic: philosophy and international relations. All of our essay prizes are judged by academics from the university of oxford the judges will choose their favourite essay from each subject category and an overall 'best essay' across the four subjects: philosophy, politics, economics and history. St hugh's provides excellent facilities for studying history: the library has unusually large and up-to-date since the establishment of the essay competition in 1994, 50 school students have been given prizes many of these people went on to study history at oxford and st hugh's.
The department of history y12/l6 history essay prize the department of history is proud to sponsor a y12/l6 history essay prize competition the competition is open to year 12 or lower sixth students from schools and colleges anywhere in the uk (a maximum of two applicants per school/college per year. July 2017 page | 1 past winners of the german history society / royal historical society essay prize 2003 simone lacqua (alliol ollege, oxford) 'onvent life in early modern munster. Essay prize 2018 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.
The oxford history of the united states is by far the most respected multi-volume history of our nation the series includes three pulitzer prize winners, two new york times bestsellers, and winners of the bancroft and parkman prizes. History of the library the lloyd davies philosophy prize is an essay competition open to students in year 12 or the lower 6th either at oxford or at another. The french resistance movement during world war 2 and greenhouse gas metrics aiding research into climate change are the subjects of prize-winning undergraduate essays undergraduates jack hunter (history, 2016) and stuart jenkins (physics, 2014) have been awarded the cheney and college prizes.
Since winning essays will appear in oxford studies in philosophy of religion, submissions must not be under review elsewhere to be eligible for the next prize, submissions must be received, electronically, by january 31st, 2019. Law essay prize winners 8th february 2017 aysha ahmad, alan bogg and oxford student hannah ross moderating the discussion was will beetson (history, 2006), a. Year 12/13 essay competition prizes on the classical world - oxford university this is a gentle reminder that the deadlines for the following classics essay prizes are thursday 25 th of february (st john's college), and monday 29 th of february (st hugh's college.