Mar 10, 2019

The Mary Renault Essay Prize. St Hugh’s College, University of Oxford

  • Crimson Education
  • United Kingdom
Multiple Competition

Description

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.

Essays can be from any discipline and should be on a topic relating to the reception of classical antiquity – including Greek and Roman literature, history, political thought, philosophy, and material remains – in any period to the present; essays on reception within classical antiquity (for instance, receptions of literary or artistic works or of mythical or historical figures) are permitted.

The deadline for essay submissions is 5pm on Friday 24th July 2020.

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range

N/A

Application Deadline

The deadline for essay submissions is 5pm on Friday 24th July 2020.

Application Process Includes

Essays should be between two thousand and four thousand words. Essays should be submitted, together with the Mary Renault Prize Cover Sheet, using the upload form on the College website.