Please remember to follow all of the guidelines on this page in order to submit your application for the scholarship.
Application Deadline: June 30, 2023
Value of Award:
- The top prize winners from each category will be awarded with a trip to London for a week of educational and cultural events, culminating in a special Awards Ceremony at the royal palace.
- All successful entries will receive a Certificate of Participation and a number of entrants will receive Gold, Silver, and Bronze Awards for excellence in writing.
Number of Awards: Not specified
Senior Category ((born between 1 July 2004 and 30 June 2009) 14-18 years of age)
- As Head of the Commonwealth His Majesty The King is opening an international conference on the importance of young people in decision making. Write his speech.
- Does age matter?
- The 2023 Year of Youth was a moment of significant social change – what was its impact on the world?
- Script a dialogue between two people, with contrasting viewpoints, on an issue that divides generations.
Junior Category ((born on or after 1 July 2009) under 14 years of age)
- In fiction and throughout history, young people have performed numerous acts of heroism. Choose your favourite young hero and write to them about why you admire them.
- What is your youthful superpower, and how can it make a positive difference in the world?
- You have been stranded on a planet where everyone is 18 or under. Journal your experience.
- Why does your voice matter?
How to Apply: Interested and qualified should click here to register for the competition.