Essay Competition

SHIFTING PARADIGMS 2019 - Developing an Economy that works

Do you have some ideas on this topic? Then this is the perfect opportunity to share them with us. Write an essay addressing the above title and submit it to the Shifting Paradigms Organising Team.

Maybe you will be the lucky one to win. 

To find out more about the topic and the prize that can be won please click the arrow. 

How can I hand in my Essay?

The submission is open to any student. Applicants will be assessed on topicality, clarity of language, quality of analysis and real-world application. The word count must be between 1500 and 2500 words.

Essays should be submitted via email to with the subject as ‘Student Essay Competition 2019 | [YOUR NAME]’. 

The deadline for submission is Wednesday 23rd October 2019 at 23:59. 

All entries must be submitted in English. 

The Essay should be formatted as follows. It must be a word document, the pages must be numbered and the word count should be written on the front page. 

For all Terms and Conditions please access the following word document. 

For any further questions please contact us. 

Good Luck!