Current Competition

2014-15 Competition.

There are 224 applications in the present competition. Some statistical information about the applications is here.

The process of gathering assessments is now complete. The Selection Panel would like to thank all assessors, as without their help it could not complete its task. Applicants were informed on Tuesday September 16th whether or not the Selection Panel had decided to invite them to interview. Interviews commenced on 30 September and were completed on 14 November.

The Selection Panel’s recommendations were sent to the Lord Chancellor on Friday 28 November 2014.  The provisional date for the announcement to applicants of the outcome of this competition is 12 January 2015. We will update the website as soon as possible if this changes. We intend to email applicants at 4.30 pm on 12 January 2015.  The provisional date for the ceremony remains as 16 February 2015.

If you require further information please contact the Operations Manager, Bob Gillies or other members of the Secretariat staff on 0207 831 0020 or email


If you require any further information please contact Bob Gillies (Operations Manager) or other members of the Secretariat staff on 020 7831 0020 or email





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