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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. There are also some exciting prizes to be won.

Competitions with up-coming deadlines:

College / Department



Deadline for entries

Further details

Faculty of ClassicsThe David Raeburn Prize

Any participant aged 11-18 (or Years 7-13 or equivalent)

6pm, Thursday 2 December 2021The David Raeburn Prize
Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical EthicsPractical Ethics and Responsibility Competition

Teams of between three and five students in Year 11, 12 or 13

5pm, 10 January 2022Practical Ethics and Responsibility Competition
Faculty of English Prismatic Jane Eyre Schools Project TBCMarch 2022Prismatic Jane Eyre Schools Project 

More competitions will be published here throughout the year.