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Applications Open - Cairns RSL Sub Branch Modern History Competition 2018

Cairns RSL Sub Branch Modern History Competition 2018

 

Applicants are invited for the Modern History Competition 2018.

Two categories are being run – Year 11 and Year 12. Each category carries with it a cash prize sponsored by the Cairns RSL Sub Branch.

 

Year 11                                                                                                                       Year 12  

Winner - $300                                                                                                          Winner - $300

Runner up - $150                                                                                                    Runner up - $150

Encouragement Award - $100                                                                   Encouragement Award - $100

  

Winners will be presented with their prizes at the annual BLA awards ceremony. All participating students will receive a certificate of participation. The winning school will also receive a plaque. There is a limit of 6 student entries in total per school (e.g.  three year 11 and three year 12 entries from one school).

Essay Topic:

The ANZAC ‘spirit’ was the single most important legacy of World War One for young Australians today.

Decide whether the above statement is an accurate interpretation of the legacy of World War One as we mark the hundred-year milestone. You are encouraged to agree, debate with or challenge the statement. 

Word Limit:

Year 11: 800 – 1000 words

Year 12: 1000 – 1200 words

 

Closing Date: Friday 25th October, 2019


First Prize: Year 11 = $300 Year 12 = $300

Second Prize: Year 11 = $150 Year 12 = $150

Third Prize: Year 11 = $100 Year 12 = $100


Downloads

1. Cairns RSL Sub Branch Modern History Competition.pdf


For more details, please contact the coordinator shown below:

Coordinator: Catherine Taifalos

Phone: 4042 4800

Email: ctaifalos1@stmonicas.qld.edu.au

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