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SIMPSON PRIZE

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The Simpson Prize is a great opportunity for year 9 and 10 students to participate in a nationwide essay competition, giving them the chance to win an unforgettable 2 week trip to Turkey as well as a prepartory trip to Canberra.

THIS YEAR'S QUESTION IS:

Available early in the school year

 

 INSTRUCTIONS

The Simpson Prize requires students to respond to the question using both the Simpson Prize Australian War Memorial Source Selection and their own research.


Students who submit winning entries for this year's Simpson Prize will travel in 2018.

CLOSING DATE: late 2017 (TBC)

MORE DETAILS: Visit the Simpson Prize website www.simpsonprize.org

 

 REGISTRATION & CONDITIONS OF ENTRY 

  • FAXED or EMAILED entries WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED
  • Select up to 3 entries per school to submit (NB unlimited entry is permitted at the school level)
  • Submit three (3) identical hard copy duplicate copies of EACH entry to be submitted, accompanied by three hard copy duplicate 'Official Cover Sheets' to the HTA NSW Office
  • Download coversheets from the official Simpson Prize website: www.simpsonprize.org
  • Do not write your name, school or teacher on any page or any copy of your entry
  • If you wish to receive Certificates of Participation, please download form from the official Simpson Prize website: www.simpsonprize.org  
    Return
    your form to Simpson Prize Secretariat in Victoria (details avail. from their website)
  • A teacher from each state will also be required to accompany the winning students as a chaperone

 

2016 SIMPSON PRIZE WINNERS

 Congratulations to:

NSW WINNER - Lauren Park, Pymble Ladies' College
NSW
RUNNER UP - Juliette Marchant, Loreto Kirribilli

FURTHER INFORMATION

For further information and to download your coversheet go to the official Simpson Prize: www.simpsonprize.org

Further queries should be directed to:
The Simpson Prize Secretariat
Ph: 03 9417 3422

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