The Premier's ANZAC Spirit School Prize provides the opportunity for eight students and two teachers to attend a fully-funded 13 day study tour to Vietnam during October 2017.
Using a range of sources, students from years 9 and 10 must complete an assignment about the ANZAC spirit of Australian servicemen and women who served on the Western Front during World War 1.
Only five entries from a school can be submitted via the school competition. Schools are asked to determine the five entries to be forwarded for judging by the Premier’s ANZAC Spirit School Prize judging panel. Two copies of each entry must be submitted with a student entry and declaration form.
Teacher applications must be submitted with student entries.
Entries close 5.00 pm on Friday 19 May 2017.
For detailed information about the competition see the ANZAC Spirit School Prize competition information.
Students are required to respond to the following task:
'Using a range of sources research the experience of a South Australian service man or woman on the Western Front and/or in the Middle East during World War 1.'
You must conduct research that will enable you to:
The response can be in one of the following formats:
In 2016 students entering the competition were required to respond to the following task:
'Much has been written about how service men and women in World War 1 typified the Anzac spirit. Using a range of sources, describe the journey of a South Australian man or woman who served on the Western Front during World War 1.'
Visit the Veterans SA site to view the winning entries for 2016.
2016 prize winners travelled to Vietnam in October, where they participated in commemoration activities and a variety of learning experiences as they travelled from Ho Chi Min City to Hanoi.
Most importantly the students learnt about the experiences of South Australian soldiers and nurses who served during the Vietnam War years and commemorate their service and sacrifices.
The winners are:
Premier’s ANZAC Spirit Student Prize
Level 4, Education Centre, 31 Flinders Street, Adelaide SA 5000
Telephone: 0401 123 372
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