What are the prizes?

First-place winners will be awarded a 100% scholarship to study their chosen subject with Immerse.

There will be 10 first place winners across the Immerse Education Competitions.

Runners up will be awarded partial scholarships of up to 50% to study their chosen subject with Immerse.

The number of runners up will be determined by the number of entries received, and the quality of the work submitted. In 2021 7% of entrants were awarded a scholarship.

  • For the first round of the Essay Competition 2022, entrants will be informed of the outcome on or before 1st October 2021.
  • For the second round of the Essay Competition 2022, entrants will be informed of the outcome on or before 5th January 2022.

You should select the essay topic that matches the subject you wish to study with Immerse.

The participation fee includes:

– 13 nights accommodation in a central college of the University of Cambridge or the University of Oxford

– Breakfast and dinner in College Hall

– Accommodation in an individual bedroom

– 40 hours of academic sessions from Oxford University and Cambridge University tutors

– Carefully designed study and lecture materials

– Mentor programme and access to support material

– All excursions- including formal dinner at Cambridge colleges, punting, croquet

– Comprehensive insurance

– 2 coach excursions including a trip to Oxford

– Graduation Ceremony and Certificate

– Tutor written assessment

Travel to and from the programme is not included in the participation fee.