The RA museum is inviting pupils aged seven to 19 in schools and colleges in northern England to explore ways in which museums can use their resources to boost learning. Prizes of Pounds 1,000 will go to winners of the three categories and Pounds 500 each to runners up. Entries can be written, visual, oral or computerised. Closing date for registration: November 11. Details: Chris Scott, RA, Tower of London, ECBN 4AB.