CFP: IVP Early-Career Philosopher of Religion 2022

Submission deadline: September 16, 2022

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IVP Early-Career Philosopher of Religion 2022



Inter-Varsity Press and the Tyndale Fellowship’s Study Group for Philosophy of Religion are pleased to announce the competition for the title of

IVP Early-Career Philosopher of Religion 2022.

This year’s essay question:

‘Is any version of Christian materialism defensible?’

Prizes: Book prizes shall be awarded to the value of:
1st Prize: £100
2nd Prize: £50
3rd Prize: Copy of We Believe

Books must be purchased from IVP books.

The winner will also be named ‘IVP Early-Career Philosopher of Religion 2022’

Submissions are welcome from anyone either within three years of their first, permanent academic position or that has never held such.  Submissions must be between 2,000 & 4,000 words and will be assessed on professional Philosophy benchmarks, including:

  Display of a questioning intelligence

Ability to engage critically with ideas

Clarity in making relevant distinctions

Ability to construct reasoned arguments

Ability to evaluate arguments critically

Knowledge of the history of Philosophy and the Philosophy of Religion

Essays must be written in English and submitted electronically as either a Word Document or a PDF to Daniel Hill ([email protected]) by midnight on Friday September 16th 2022.

It is hoped that the winners will be announced within one month of the closing date.

Dr Daniel Hill (Chair, Tyndale Fellowship’s Study Group in Philosophy of Religion)

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