The APCK, in association with the Church of Ireland Board of Education, has introduced The Synod Examination Prize for Church of Ireland second–level students.
With a prize fund of more than €6,000, there will be a winner within each section in each of the 12 dioceses (in the Republic of Ireland: 2nd Year – 150 Euro / pre–Leaving Certificate Examination Year – 300 Euro. In Northern Ireland: Year 10 (3) – 150 Euro (in GBP equivalent) / Year 13 (6) – 300 Euro (in GBP equivalent)).In addition, one overall winner in both sections (in the 2nd Year/Year 10 (3) Category of 350 Euro (or GBP equivalent) and the student in the Pre–Leaving Certificate Examination Year/ Year 13 (6) Category of 700 Euro (or GBP equivalent)).
The examination will be by way of project in the junior section (2nd year/Year 10) and essay in the senior section (5th year/Year 13).
The deadline for applications is October 31 2011.
To enter the Prize and obtain more information please click here.