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EXTENSION HISTORY ESSAY PRIZE

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2018 Extension Essay Prize 1st Place Winner
Roxanne Loughland (Sydney Girls' High School), with Professor Penny Russell, University of Sydney

 

1st - $400, Runners Up Awards x 3 - $200

The Extension History Essay Prize is open to essays that:

  • Satisfy the requirements of the NSW HSC Extension Project
  • Are the product of genuine research
  • Represent 'interesting and well written history'

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 The Extension History Essay Prize is sponsored by the
 
University of Sydney's Department of History

 

SPECIAL CATEGORY PRIZES

1. 'Generation to Generation' 1st - $300, 2nd - $150

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The Sydney Jewish Museum is offering a prize for essays on the topic of Holocaust history and/or the related area of genocide studies.

2. 'American Studies'1st - $300, 2nd - $200

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The United States Studies Centre at the University of Sydney is offering a prize for essays on topics related to US History or American Studies.

NOTE:Special Category essays will be selected by the judging panel from essays entered in the HTA NSW Extension Essay Prize.


TO ENTER:

Download 2019 Entry Form

Closing date 12 September 2019

 

2019 EXTENSION PRIZE RESULTS 

1st Place - Finlay Ball, Alstoneville High School
Runner Up - Julie Anthony, Santa Sabina College
Runner Up - Edward Ford, St Marys Cathedral School
Runner Up - Sophie Ji-Eun Lee - Pymble Ladies College

During 2020  prizewinning essays will be published in the March, June, September issues of our Teaching History journal respectively.

Generation to Generation Category:
1st Place - Sophie Lovell, Oakhill College
2nd Place - Oscar Moysey, Nowra High School

American Studies Category:
1st Place - Lily Kitteringham, Caringbah High School
2nd Place - Jake Elgalada, William Carey Christian College

 

CERTIFICATES OF EXCELLENCE 2019

Certificates of Excellence were awarded to the following students (in alphabetical order):

NAME SCHOOL
Saachi Brajkovic
Ascham
Millicent Gerstle

SCEGGS Darlinghurst

Renee Giang

Sydney Girls High School

Olivia Lane

Roseville College

Kristian Marijanovic

St Marys Cathedral School

Henry Pamerlee

Sydney Grammar

Janice Rodrigues

Sefton High School

Claudia Roth

Wenona School

Rose Scobie

Oakhill College

Isabella Taplin

Wenona School

Kian Taylor

St Ives High School

 

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