Feb 21, 2019

Trinity College Philosophy Essay Prize

  • Crimson Education
  • United Kingdom
Multiple Competition Skill Building


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.

For more information visit the official website at https://www.trin.cam.ac.uk/undergraduate/essay-prizes/philosophy/

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range

Year 12



First Prize of £600 and a Second Prize of £400, to be split equally between the candidate and his or her school or college; the school or college’s portion of the prize to be issued in the form of book tokens

Participation Cost


No cost

Minimum Technical Skill Needed


Strong skills in essay writing required.

Time Commitment


Essay submission

Application Deadline

End of May

Application Process Includes

Any queries should be directed to the Admissions Administrator, Ms Stacey Smith, at admissions@trin.cam.ac.uk.