Student essay writing competition

Submissions are currently being invited for The Tablet essay writing competition, which this year includes a category for sixth form students as well as undergraduate and postgraduate university students. Students are invited to submit an essay of 1,500 words, suitable for publication in The Tablet, on the question ‘Is human life sacred, and what does that mean for ethics in the twenty first century?’

The deadline has been extended to 24th August, 2012. Please complete the attached form and included it with your submission. Competition entries should be submitted as e-mail attachments to

Postal entries should be sent to:

Professor Tina Beattie
‘Essay Competition’
Digby Stuart Research Centre for Catholic Studies
University of Roehampton
Roehampton Lane
London SW15 5PH

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