Jan 10, 2020

Royal Society School Science Essay Competition

  • Crimson Education
  • South Africa
Competition Skill Building


Creative writing contest

Write a titled essay of 1 000 - 2 000 words on one of a short list of topics

To inspire creative writing giving learners the opportunity to demonstrate their writing talents The ability to think critically. Helping learners to express thoughts clearly and logically on paper.

For more information visit the official site at: http://www.royalsocietysa.org.za/?p=2453 


Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range

No specific age limitations - full time scholar in a registered South African school


1st prize R5 000 * 2nd prize R4 000 * 3rd prize R3 000

 Plus two Merit Prizes to the value of R1000 each

Participation Cost

No cost to enter

Minimum Technical Skill Needed

Good grammar and spelling skills, good vocabulary. The ability to think critically, to express thoughts clearly and logically

Time Commitment

At learners’ discretion.

Award ceremony one day

Application Deadline

Early May

Application Process Includes

Signed entry form on website must be mailed or faxed