Writing and Project Competition 2015-2016


Entries should be sent to Rev. Alasdair Macleod, 25c Swordale, Point, Isle of Lewis, HS2 0BP. The closing date is 31st March 2016.


Monarchy Project

(12 years and under) Winner £25, Runner-up £20

Produce an illustrated timeline for the life of Martin Luther.


Hamilton Memorial Essay

(12 years and under) Winner £25, Runner-up £20

Describe two important events in the life of Martin Luther.


Magdalen Chapel Essay

(13-15 years) (600-800 words) Winner £30, Runner-up £25

Write a brief account of Ulrich Zwingli, the Swiss Reformer.


Knox Prize Essay

(16-17 years) (about 1000 words) Winner £40, Runner-up £35

Describe the life and death of Richard Cameron, the Scottish martyr, who was killed in 1680.


Melville Essay  

(18-25 years) Winner £60, Runner-up £50

Write a short biography of Andrew Melville, explaining why he is important in the history of the Scottish Church.