Royal Commonwealth Essay Competition 2012 Winners
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Cambridge University Press has been a sponsor of The Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition since 2013.
Prizes will be announced until after the winners are announced in August 2019.
Past prizes have included certificates, resources for winner’s school, visits to Cambridge University, a trip to London and a week of activities, work experience at international organisations, and having your entry featured in worldwide media. For more information, please visit the official web page.
The competition is sponsored by Cambridge University Press and received approximately 13,500 entries in 2016 from almost every country in the Commonwealth. Fw-300 #ya-qn-sort h2 /* Breadcrumb */ #ya-question-breadcrumb #ya-question-breadcrumb i #ya-question-breadcrumb a #bc .ya-q-full-text, .ya-q-text #ya-question-detail h1 html[lang="zh-Hant-TW"] .ya-q-full-text, html[lang="zh-Hant-TW"] .ya-q-text, html[lang="zh-Hant-HK"] .ya-q-full-text, html[lang="zh-Hant-HK"] .ya-q-text html[lang="zh-Hant-TW"] #ya-question-detail h1, html[lang="zh-Hant-HK"] #ya-question-detail h1 /* Trending Now */ /* Center Rail */ #ya-center-rail .profile-banner-default .ya-ba-title #Stencil . Bgc-lgr .tupwrap .comment-text /* Right Rail */ #Stencil . Fw-300 .qstn-title #ya-trending-questions-show-more, #ya-related-questions-show-more #ya-trending-questions-more, #ya-related-questions-more /* DMROS */ .The Junior category is open to entrants aged under 14 and the Senior category is open to entrants aged 14-18.More information about the competition including the entry rules and essay topics can be found here: The Royal Commonwealth Society (RCS), founded in 1868, is a network of individuals and organisations committed to improving the lives and prospects of Commonwealth citizens across the world.The Royal Commonwealth Society (RCS) has a rich history of nurturing the creative talents of young people around the Commonwealth, promoting literacy and expression by celebrating excellence and imagination.The Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition, run in partnership with Cambridge University Press, gives young people from diverse backgrounds a platform to express their views about the world and their dreams for the future.Would you like to to win a trip to London worth £2000?Would you like the chance to meet famous filmmakers from Commonwealth countries? Jubilee Time Capsule The RCS is also assembling the world’s biggest online time capsule that will cover each day of the last 60 years of the association.Through youth empowerment, education and advocacy, the RCS promotes the value and values of the Commonwealth. University Press is the publishing business of the University of Cambridge.