AUA Essay Writing ContestPosted on January 25, 2013

We would like to invite high school students and undergraduate students to join the Essay Writing Contest organized by the AUA

Winner will receive a trophy and cash price granted by HRH Princess Bajrakitiyabha


To create acknowledgement about the importance of Thai youth towards ASEAN community and specifically encourages the importance of English language which is the language used in the ASEAN community

The Rewards

–          Winners of each category will receive a trophy and cash price of 30,000 baht granted by HRH Princess Bajrakitiyabha

–          The 2nd Prize winners and the 3rd winner will receive plates and cash price of 20,000 baht and 10,000 Baht respectively granted by AUA


Entrants are judges into two categories according to level of education

Terms and conditions

–          Entrants must have Thai nationality.

–          Entrants are studying in high school (Mathayom 4-5): age not over 20-year old or in undergraduate studies in Thailand: age not over 24 year in AY 2555 (2012)

–          Your entry must be your own work.


–          The topic of the essay is How young people can contribute towards ASEAN harmony?

–          Send in your entry – a length between 500-750 words for high school level and 750-1000 words for undergraduate Paper size: A4    Font: Times New Roman size 12, line space 1.5, and PDF file.

–          Entrants will be able to submit their essays from January 20 to April 20, 2013

–          Entrants must attach a cover sheet in front of your essay  in the following details

  • Essay topic name
  • First name and surname (in Thai and English-language)
  • Age and date of birth
  • Education and School/ University
  • Home phone and mobile
  • Address and Email
  • With the attached a copy of identification card

–          Entrants must send their works by post or via e-mail


How to enter

Via the Internet

Entries can be submitted online at by April 20, 2013 before midnight.

Send by post

Entries must be sent only by registered mail and postage stamps showing no later than April 20, 2013

Send to

Essay Contest Project,

AUA Language Center

21st Floor, Chamchuri Square Building

319 Phyathai Road, Pathumwan District Bangkok 10330


The judges

–          AUA will invite 10 nominees to interview and write a short essay on the topic selected by the Committees on the interview date.

–          Decision of committees is considered to be the end.

–          List of winners of the contest will be announced on June 20, 2013.

Copyright: AUA must be the sole owner of copyright for all entries submitted and AUA takes full responsibility for publishing entrants’ work in a public domain.