Take part in our competitions

We’ve shared with you why we love psychology. Now’s the chance to tell us why this subject is so close to your heart. We’re holding two competitions, which could see you win Amazon vouchers worth up to £100.  The first will reward succinct yet insightful answers to the statement: “Why I love Psychology”. Our second competition asks you to make some predictions about where this fascinating field will take us in the next 50 years. What issues do you hope psychology will solve?

‘I love psychology because …’

We are launching a competition to discover why people love psychology.  To enter, all you need to do is complete the sentence ‘I love psychology because …’ using a maximum of 10 additional words.

The competition is open to anyone who is a resident in the UK and over the age of 18. The competition committee will then select five winners and each of them will receive a £50 Amazon voucher. In addition, the winners will see their entry featured on the University of Hertfordshire’s website, posters, social media and any other medium in any context. Herts' students may submit an entry, but employees of the University of Hertfordshire and their families are not eligible to enter.

You can only submit one entry and the winners will be notified by 30 November 2020. Please use the form below to submit your entry and good luck!

'In the next 50 years, I hope that psychology …’

As part of our fiftieth anniversary celebrations, we are running a completion to help shape the next fifty years of psychology. To enter, all you need to do is complete the sentence ‘In the next 50 years, I hope that psychology …’ using a maximum of 20 additional words.

The competition is open to anyone who is a resident in the UK and over the age of 18. The competition committee will then select five winners and each of them will receive a £50 Amazon voucher. In addition, the winners will see their entry featured on the University of Hertfordshire’s website, posters, social media and any other medium in any context. Herts' students may submit an entry, but employees of the University of Hertfordshire and their families are not eligible to enter.

You can only submit one entry and the winners will be notified by 30 November 2020. Please use the form below to submit your entry and good luck!