Mar 11, 2019

St Hugh's College, University of Oxford: The Julia Wood Prize

  • Crimson Education
  • United Kingdom
Multiple Competition


The Julia Wood Prize is an annual History essay competition open to Sixth Form pupils who have not been in the Sixth Form of any school or college for a period of more than two years. The Prize, worth up to £500, is offered by the Principal and Fellows of St Hugh’s College for the best historical essay submitted by the closing date

The Julia Wood Prize opens for submissions by the start of February each year; details will be announced on the College website.

The essay must be the entrant’s own work, but there are no restrictions on candidates submitting coursework to the competition.

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range


Application Deadline

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

Application Process Includes

Please direct all enquiries concerning the Julia Wood Prize to