The Bodley Head/Financial Times Essay Prize Competition 2020
Published: Friday, 14 August 2020
24 September 2020
Who may enter
The competition is open to anyone between 18-35 years old.
⌈ Every year, the Financial Times and The Bodley Head, one of Britain's leading publishers of non-fiction, team up to find the best young essay-writing talent from around the world.
The judges are looking for a dynamic, authoritative and lively essay of no more than 3,500 words in English, on any subject. ⌋
Essays must not have been previously published.
The competition is free to enter.
The winner will receive: £1,000 cash and an e-publication with The Bodley Head, publication in the FT of their winning essay and a mentoring session with The Bodley Head.
Two runners-up will win £300 cash each and an e-publication with The Bodley Head.
For further information visit https://survey.ft.com/jfe/form/SV_6u24tomtuVl85g1