Dear Michael, I love your website and its pertinent personal comments re the comps. I entered the Alexander Cordell one some months ago, the mini saga, and was short-listed to win. It was a mile round trip with two toddlers but we had a really wonderful weekend.
Authors are free to choose the topic they wish to write on, and their title.
The winning essay will be selected from the following: ALL articles accepted for publication in the JTSB since 1 April to 31 August ; from 5 Septemberthose articles accepted for publication by the JTSB where the author chooses, at submission, the option additionally to be considered for the Prize this allows but does not require articles to have an essay-type style and format ; and the field of essays submitted following the advertised Call in March The essay will be judged on its originality and independence of thought, its scholarly quality, its potential to challenge received ideas, and the success with which it matches the criteria of the ISRF and the JTSB.
The successful essay will be intellectually radical, orthogonal to existing debates, and articulate a strong internal critique across the fields of social science research.
Its challenge to received ideas will have the potential to provoke a re-thinking of the topic. Reflective theory articles are encouraged.
The ISRF is interested in original research ideas that take new approaches and suggest new solutions, to real world social problems.
The JTSB aims to advance understandings of social behaviour, that is, people acting in relation to, or being constituted through, the social world of other people, institutions, and material and symbolic culture.
The result will be notified to applicants by email during the summer ofand will then be announced by posting on the websites of the ISRF and of the JTSB. The application window will close in: Authors are free to choose both their topic and title.Look at the essay and do the exercises to improve your writing skills.
Essays should answer the question by taking a stance and making a case based on argument and facts. The best essay in each category will be published on The Economist’s Open Future website and.
AUSTRALIAN WRITERS' RESOURCE. COMPETITIONS. Home. Last updated 01/11/ The following information has been extracted from other websites and no assurance can be given as its correctnes s.. Give your hard work the best chance to win, . Here are some writing competitions and calls for submission, all with free, electronic entry.
As usual I’m passing these on in good faith but mistakes may be made, so . A list of international and local writing competitions and contests.
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