The winning entry in the Student Essay Competition will receive �800 and a free place on Bell College's 18-day Associate Level Certified Training Course - this includes free accommodation, breakfast and lunch. The winner will also receive a framed certificate. The winning essay will be published in 'the environmentalist' magazine. Free course places would also be available for up to three runners-up. The closing date for entries is 28 February 2003.

To obtain a copy of the competition rules and for further information visit our [htmlpage:studentessay: Student Essay Award Page] or contact Amanda Wicks at mailto:a.wicks@iema.net or call Amanda on tel: 0152 254 0069.

The competition is an opportunity for students to demonstrate an understanding of sustainable development and their ability to write in an engaging and original manner.