Swiss National Students Essay Competition –
“The Role of Spirituality in an Age of Science”

Students are free to choose any topic that is concerned with the Synthesis of Science and Spirituality or according to their own opinion and experiences. Some tentative topics from previous year’s are:

  • Philosophy of Science and Spirituality
  • Logical and Mathematical Approach to the Ultimate Reality
  • Life and its Origin
  • Cosmology of Life and Universe
  • Modeling Nature and Biological Systems
  • Biotechnology: Scientific and Spiritual Perspectives
  • Machine, Mind and Consciousness
  • Evolution of the Consciousness with the Spirituality and the Science
  • Role of Science in Interfaith Dialogue
  • Traditional Wisdom and Science
  • Science, Ethics and Spirituality

For the initial submission, an abstract of 500 words with title and brief discussion is required. If selected, the students are requested to write a full essay with a word limit of 5000. The winners of the Essay competition are chosen by the committee and invited to give a presentation during the Congress.

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