This year’s competition invited entries on the theme of China: Knowledge Superpower? Entries were judged by Daniel Brooker, Director at UKRI China, Bin Xu, Digital Innovation Lead at Pfizer (Asia Pacific), Brian Wong, Founding editor in chief, Oxford Politics Review and Charlotte Goodburn, Deputy Director at the Lau China Institute.
Clementine Pippa Abel and Roxanne Stevenson-Brown were runners up in the competition for their essays examining education and healthcare in China respectively. Read their essays 'Will China's ambitions for knowledge supremacy be realised?' and 'Where are all the allied health professionals?'