Deadline: 1 February 2020
Open to: students enrolled at a regular university, who are matriculated in a graduate or postgraduate programme as of 1 February 2020, from any field of study, born in 1990 or later
Venue: 7–8 May 2020, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland
The St. Gallen Wings of Excellence Award is a global student essay competition, offering students who study at graduate or postgraduate level around the world the opportunity to apply for participation at the St. Gallen Symposium.
In order to apply for the participation in symposium, students are required to write an essay on the topic “Freedom Revisited: Which aspects of freedom need to be defended, or recalibrated, to meet the challenges of our time?”
The following criteria must be met:
Form Essay (max. 2,100 words, excl. bibliography & footnotes)
Deadline 1 February 2020, 11:59 p.m. last time zone (UTC-12)
Anonymity Your name must not be mentioned anywhere in the contribution file.
Individuality Individual work expected, no group work allowed. The essay must be written exclusively for this contest. The idea must be the author’s own.
Citation All sources must be cited and referred to the respective part in the essay. All contributions will be tested for plagiarism.
Make sure you can provide the following documents:
For more information about the symposium and application guidelines please visit the website.