2013 essay prize winners the royal institute of philosophy is pleased to announce the result of the 2013 philosophy essay prize competition the prize is to be shared between josé rodrigues, university of lisbon, for his article ‘there are no good objections to substance dualism’, and mariam thalos, university of utah, for her article, ‘the grammar of experience’. The fund provides money for the educational purposes of current students members, including the bahram dehqani-tafti memorial prize the prize is awarded annually for an essay in the field of philosophy, politics and economics. Newnham essay prizesfive new essay prizes have been introduced, in history, engineering, science, law and philosophy and there is the woolf essay prize. The staton essay prize focuses on the humanities, reflecting our specialism in teaching and research it invites entrants to make connections across different subjects that they are studying at school, or to bring together an academic subject and a personal interest.
The prize is awarded annually for an essay on a topic of greek philosophy candidates are invited to choose any topic in greek philosophy on which to write an essay of appropriate length: the title should be presented to the judge, professor armand d'angour, for approval prior to submission. Lloyd davies philosophy prize established in 2006, the lloyd davies philosophy prize is an essay competition open to students in year 12 or the lower 6th the first prize is £250, and there may also be a second prize of £150. 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 . Several cambridge colleges run essay competitions related to classics, for students in year 12 peterhouse vellacott history essay prize oxford history of the .
Berkeley essay prize competition the competition the next deadline for submitting papers is november 1, 2018 for the 2018 competition, submitted papers the philsoc student essay prize. The essay prize the philosophy of derek parfit the philosophical quarterly invites high quality original articles that engage with the philosophical work of derek parfit. The mary renault prize is a classical reception essay prize for school or college sixth form pupils, awarded by the principal and fellows of st hugh’s college, and funded by the royalties from mary renault’s novels.
Philosophy of cosmology, philosophy of physics, philosophy of science, metaphysics, philosophy of mathematics, university of oxford. Prizes courses courses and schedules the moral neglect of negligence, in oxford studies in political philosophy essays on the philosophy of tm scanlon . St peter's college oxford edgar jones philosophy essay competition runs a philosophy essay competition open to year twelve pupils the maximum word count is 2,000 words and the prize is £250. Home about us about the faculty the philosophy faculty at radcliffe humanities lectures the john locke lectures the isaiah berlin lectures the uehiro lectures in practical ethics.
Essay competitions – st peter 39s college – university of oxford has established two essay prizes in philosophy, the top prize being to the value of 250, the second prize being to the value of 150. 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 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 2018 competition has closed . This essay received an honorable mention in the graduate category of the oxford uehiro prize in practical ethics 2017 philosophy prizes, and indeed .
Why philosophy & theology the pembroke tyler essay prize (to coincide with the oxford university open days) prizes of £100 in book tokens for the winner . On february 14th 2017 corpus christi college will be holding a philosophy study day for state school students, aiming to introduce various areas of philosophy to interested year 12 students.
The following pages contain information about our essay prizes run for lower and upper 6th students internationally, including how to apply philosophy essay . All of our essay prizes are judged by academics from the universities of oxford and cambridge 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. James williams, a doctoral student at the oxford internet institute who works on the philosophy and ethics of technology design, and who previously worked at google, is the winner of the inaugural nine dots prize.