Both girls are 14, but they were 13 years old when they submitted their essays the junior category of the annual competition – themed an inclusive commonwealth – is open to those under 14 years old, while the senior category is open to those 14 to 18 years old in recognition of their achievement, gauri. For applying the essay contest, the candidates must submit an essay according to the given guidelines: junior category: born after 1st may 2003 (under 14 years ) what is in your toolbox for peace my peaceful place how can children and young people come together to build a peaceful society. Entries must be made by the writer entries will only be accepted via the online entry form this prize will open for entries on 1 september 2016 the deadline for receipt of entries is 1 november 2016 (1159 pm in any time zone) only one entry per writer may be submitted for the commonwealth short story. All certificates are generated online and the rcs does not send any certificates in the post you will be given a reference number when you submit your essay it is very important that you keep this number is a safe place as you will need it to download your certificate teachers, please remember to retain the reference. Must be living in, or a national of, a commonwealth country or territory all entries must be in english and are to be submitted online at wwwthercsorg participants are encouraged to be creative in their response answers can be submitted in a number of formats, for example: poem, letter, folk tale, script or essay – the. Living in, or a national of, a commonwealth country or territory all entries must be in english and are to be submitted online at wwwthercsorg participants are encouraged to be creative in their responses answers can be submitted in a number of formats, for example a poem, letter, folk tale, script or essay – the choice is.
From africa to asia, from the pacific to the caribbean, from europe to north america, the commonwealth's 22 billion people make up a third of the world's population moreover, half of the population of the commonwealth is aged 25 or under the essay competition celebrates and nurtures the creative talents of the young. The online platform does not accept google docs (gdoc), pages documents ( pages) or other word processor formats note: if we are unable to find or open your essay file (either through an incorrect format or upload error), your entry may not be counted in the competition all online entries must be submitted before. Michael lake cbe, director of the royal commonwealth society said: “the royal commonwealth society is delighted that in its 132nd year, the essay competition has received a record number of entries and that submissions came through from all across the commonwealth i am particularly impressed.
How do i submit my essay online in order to submit your essay you will need to register, making sure to complete all the mandatory fields the password you register with will be used to login to your account, where you can see your registration details and reference number important: you must upload your entry at the. You can now submit your essay for the queen's commonwealth essay competition 2018 the queen's commonwealth essay competition is the world's oldest schools' international writing competition, established in 1883 with thousands of young people taking part every year, it is an important way for the.
Thousands of young people enter the queen's commonwealth essay competition each year to explore the meaning, process and importance of peace in the commonwealth and all entries must be in english and are to be submitted online the competition will be open for submission until 1 may 2017. We will only accept an offline entry where the person submitting has no access to internet and is unable to submit online if you are submitting your entry by post, please complete an entry form in block capitals and attach it to the front of your essay entries should be sent to your nearest postal hub, details of which are listed. Note: if they are unable to find or open your essay file (either through an incorrect format or upload error), your entry may not be counted in the competition all online entries must be submitted before midnight (gmt) on 1st june 2018 any offline entries must arrive at rcs london by 1st may 2018 in order.
The queen's commonwealth essay competition is the world's oldest schools' international writing competition, managed by the royal commonwealth society since 1883 every year, it offers all commonwealth youth aged 18 and under the opportunity to express their hopes for the future, opinions of the present, and. Run by the royal commonwealth society since 1883, the queen's commonwealth essay competition is the world's oldest schools' international writing competition it provides a platform for young people to compete with what type of submission are you interested in the queen's commonwealth essay competition. Entrants are asked to present their work in the format that best conveys their message, be that an essay, poem, story, folk tale, script, reportage, monologue or other written style photos and drawings are encouraged, particularly in the junior category how to apply applications must be submitted online.