Schools Writing Competition Trinity Term 2019

The Oxford Scientist is proud to announce our Trinity Term 2019 School Science Writing Competition. You can see the winners of our most recent competition at The competition is open to all UK school, sixth form or college students in Years 10, 11, 12 or 13 (or equivalent).

This term, we are asking you to write a 700-word article about how science can change the world.

Once you have written your article, you can upload it


Articles must be submitted by 26thApril 2019.

Articles will be judged by our panel of experts, and the winning article will be published in the next issue of The Oxford Scientist, and win a £50 Amazon Voucher, sponsored by Oxford Sparks. The runners-up will have their articles featured on our website.

If you have any questions about the competition, please take a look at our new FAQs section, or email

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