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. There are also some exciting prizes to be won.
Competitions with up-coming deadlines:
College / Department
Deadline for entries
Unsung Heroes of Science
|Anyone in the UK aged 16-18.||24 April 2020||Unsung Heroes of Science|
Medieval and Modern Languages
The White Rose Project German Writing Competition
Pupils in years 12 and 13 (or equivalent) at school in the UK or Ireland.
|12 noon, 24 April 2020||The White Rose Project German Writing Competition|
The Oxford Scientist
Schools Writing Competition Trinity 2020
All UK students in years 10-13.
|1 May 2020||Schools Writing Competition Trinity 2020|
Theology and Religion Essay Competition
All post-16 students (UK and international). Max. 3 entrants per school.
|5 June 2020||Theology and Religion Essay Competition|
More competitions will be published here throughout the year.