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Secondary School Essay & Debate Winners announced, including Grand Prize Winner

We are delighted to announce that the Grand Prize Winner and other Winners of the Secondary Schools Category of the TSL 2015 International Schools Essay Competition were recognized at a special Awards Ceremony at the Oxford Union, Oxford on 8th July.

The proud winners are as follows:

Congratulations to Raja Khan, 17, from Reading School, UK, for winning our 2015 Grand Prize! Raja and teacher Lizzy Ayres will attend the TSL 2016 International Schools Debates in Dubai, UAE next April.

Congratulations to Raja Khan, 17, from Reading School, UK, for winning our 2015 Grand Prize!

GRAND PRIZE – RAJA KHAN (Reading School, UK)

2nd Prize – Anh Duong Phan (Hanoi Amsterdam High School for the Gifted, Vietnam)

3rd Prize – Keertana Subramani (The Indian High School, Dubai)

4th Prize – Linh Phan Le Khanh (Foreign Language Specialized School, Vietnam)

5th Prize – Barrett Young (Nixa High School, USA)

Read the Top 5 Prize Winning Essays

TSL Secondary Schools Debate ... Group discussions

TSL Secondary Schools Debate … Group discussions

Congratulations also to the Winners of the TSL 2015 International Secondary Schools Debate, which was held on 8th July at the Oxford Union:

Aninthitha Nath won Best Individual Contribution at the 2015 Secondary Schools Debate

Aninthitha Nath, Best Individual

Best Individual Contribution (Secondary Schools) – Aninthitha Nath (Toc H Public School, India)

Best Group Contribution (Secondary Schools) – Laura Maria Cornei (Colegiul Tehnic UNIREA Pascani, Romania); Eugenia Herrero de Egana Rodriguez (Ecole Europeene de Bruxelles 4, Belgium); Ji-won Cyhn (International School of Manila, Philippines); Cameron Leask (Reading School, UK); Lijo Rajakumar (Sigaram Academy of Excellence, India); Kevin Khoo (St. Patrick’s School, Singapore); Sparago Raffaele (Liceo Scientifico “A.Diaz” Caserta, Italy)

Best Group Contribution, 2015 Secondary Schools Debate

Best Group


The standard of the Debate was extremely high and the Trust for Sustainable Living would like to thank all the participants, who travelled from 17 countries to take part.

We hope to see you at next year’s Debates in Dubai, UAE (starting 17th April, 2016)!

on 'Grand Prize and secondary school Essay & Debate Prize Winners announced'

  1. Remitha R Menon says:

    Kindly send us the details of upcoming Trust for Living 2016 International secondary school debate competition

  2. emeto chisom says:

    please, publish the overall winning essays both for primary and secondary schools to inspire other students

  3. Karl Hansen says:

    Yes indeed! We’ll do so shortly.

  4. Karl Hansen says:

    Thank you for your interest. An announcement will be made before the end of the week.

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