ISMLA Original Writing Competition 2022 – Winners

We were delighted with the fantastic standard and the high number of entries we received this year. These are a great testament to the wonderful linguistic talent as well the excellent language teaching all over the country. Many congratulations to our prize-winners. Your prizes will be sent to your respective schools in due course.  

Language Category GCSE Winners and Prize-winners Sixth Form Winners and Prize-winners
French First prize: Sylvie, City of London School for Girls

Runner-up: Rali, North London Collegiate School 

Commendation: Beatrice, British School of Milan

First prize: Coco, Westminster School

Runner-up: Varun, St. Paul’s School

Commendation: Ben, Eastbourne College

German First prize: Nancy, Notting Hill and Ealing High School

Runner-up: Sophie, Kingston Grammar School


First prize: Rhea, King Edward VI School, Southampton

Runner-up: Isabelle, Westminster 

Commendation: Varun, St Pauls

Spanish First prize: Kevin, Merchant Taylors’ Boys’ School

Runner-up: Mar, Sherborne Girls

Commended: Joshua, Macclesfield Academy

First prize: Becky, Kimbolton School

Runner-up: Emily, Guildford High School

Commended: Joe, Alleyn’s School

Italian First prize: Sophie, Kingston Grammar School

Runner-up: Katherine, Rugby School

Commendation: Filippo, The British School of Milan

First prize: Neal, Rugby School

Runner-up: Casey, Eton College

Commended: Ethan, Manchester Grammar School

Chinese First prize: Emilia, Wimbledon High School First prize: Ivory, Tanglin Trust School