Schools Competition

*Updates*: the winners of The Oxford Scientist Schools’ Science Writing Competition 2023 have been announced here

Details of the next competition (2024) will be announced soon. Please check this page for updates for information on this term’s essay questions and how to submit your entry.

Examples of winning essays from previous competitions can be found here. If you have any questions about the competition, please email [email protected].

Previous examples of competition essay questions are:

“How has Covid-19 changed public perception of Science?”

“Climate change: Science and Solutions”

Our Sponsors

This competition is proudly sponsored by UK Schooling is an education company based in Brighton and Hove, UK, which specialises in UK University preparation, subject tuition and Summer Exchange courses. UK Schooling runs many courses to help students to push beyond the curriculum and get ahead of the curve in their subject and classes for top school and university admissions in the UK.

We are also sponsored by Examable, a UK based educational firm that specialises in creating revision and learning resources for students applying to Top Independent Schools and for Leading UK Universities. Checked and approved by a team of Oxford University students, designers and GCSE & A level examiners.