Monash Arts Essay Competition

Social Sciences Week 2022 Monash University Essay Competition

If you are a high school student in Australia, you can enter the Monash Arts Essay Competition as part of Social Sciences Week 2022. Tell us what social justice issue you are passionate about, why it matters, and what we can do to address this issue. This competition is being run by the School of Social Sciences at Monash University.

What to do

Write an 800-word essay, discussing:

  1. The social justice issue you are most passionate about, and why
  2. Why it matters for your community, for Australia, and/or the world
  3. What you think we should do to address it.
Click here to enter the competition

Social Sciences Week

The social sciences have shaped our nation. Social Sciences Week is an opportunity for the public to hear from Australia’s leading experts on issues which help us understand humanity, society and the institutions which govern our daily lives.

Read more about Social Sciences Week