Societies and Competitions

Our super curricular programme encompasses Academic Societies which are scheduled in response to the academic aspirations of the DLD students.  In addition we run a number of competitions throughout the academic year.

Essay Competition 2021

Building on the success of last year’s academic essay competitions, DLD College London is launching our annual essay writing competition and this year’s topic concerns population growth.

Please review the following resources and answer the question:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/earth/story/20160311-how-many-people-can-our-planet-really-support

https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2018/10/david-attenborough-warns-planet-cant-cope-with-overpopulation/

To what extent should we be concerned by the continued increase in our global population? 

Essays should be word processed and must not exceed 1000 words.  All entries should be submitted to essay@dld.org

The deadline for entries is 1pm on  Thursday 24th June 2021. 

There will be a prize awarded for first place and two runners up.  The competition is open to all students from all year groups.

The final entries for the 2020 competition can be read here: Essay Comp2020 FINAL