Please note that the deadline for entry to the 2023 competition has now passed
Each year, the Global Sustainable Development Department at the University of Warwick runs a competition for year 11 and 12 students (students aged between 15 and 17 years).
We established the competition to engage with talented school students and to give insight into the type of thought-provoking issues involved in studying Global Sustainable Development at Warwick.
Highly Commended Essay, 2019-20
"If you have an interest in sustainability, this is an opportunity to push yourself out of your academic comfort zone. My tip would be to organise your time effectively - researching is a time-consuming process. Overall, my competition entry gave me skills that I have used throughout the whole of my first year - there really is nothing to lose!"