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Student Essay Competition

Are you a Student Member, Affiliate Student Member or registered to sit one of the PMI’s qualifications?

The PMI are delighted to launch its inaugural Student Essay Competition, sponsored by ITM.

Here’s your chance to win £500! (Two runners-up will also win £250) Enter the inaugural ITM Student Essay Competition by 10 May 2019 for your chance to win the cash prize and have your essay published in Pensions Aspects magazine.

To enter, you will need to write an essay of 1,200-1,500 words, answering the question:
The terms “risk reduction” and “de-risking” are used frequently in relation to pensions, but usually focus on investment strategy.  What other ways can pension schemes reduce risk in the administration, provision and communication of pensions to individuals?

  • Essays should demonstrate original thinking about key aspects of risk reduction and de-risking in relation to pensions. 
  • All entries must be submitted by midnight on 10th May.  Please email your essay in Word format to the Membership department: membership@pensions-pmi.org.uk
  • Winners will be contacted the end of May and the winning entries will be published in the July/August edition of Pensions Aspects.