Bodley Head/Financial Times Essay Prize
Deadline August 16 (must be received by this date), formerly May 31. Highly recommended free contest awards top prize of 1,500 pounds for a "dynamic, authoritative, and lively" essay of up to 3,500 words on any topic of public interest. Open to authors aged 18-35. Enter online or by mail. Co-sponsored by The Bodley Head, an imprint of Random House UK, and the Financial Times, a well-regarded British newspaper.
Published: May 22, 2019