The Irish Society for the Academic Study of Religions (ISASR) invites entries for the Academic Study of Religions Essay Prizes.
There is the Sídh Prize (Postgraduate) and the Iress Prize (Undergraduate).
The respective competitions are open to any student registered (part-time or full-time) in an Irish third level institution, who would like to present for consideration an essay that has as its focus a topic in the field of the academic study of religions.
The competition is open to the island of Ireland, i.e. the Republic and Northern Ireland. It is important to note that essays should be non-confessional in approach. Entries are welcome from students from all fields or disciplines engaged in the academic study of religions such as study of religions/religious studies, history, geography, sociology, anthropology, folklore, and historical or critical approaches to theology or scriptural studies.