Winning Entries

The Minister for Veterans’ Affairs, the Hon Alan Griffin, on behalf of the Hon Julia Gillard, the Minister for Education, presented the winners and runners-up with their prizes at Parliament House on 18 March 2008. Read press release

Links are provided to winning essays from each student's name. Essays require Acobat Reader.

State
Student
School

Australian Capital Territory

James Butterworth

Canberra Grammar School

New South Wales

Emma Campbell

Frensham School

Northern Territory

Terry Lim

Taminmin High School

Queensland

Oliver Kersnovski

Kingaroy State High School

South Australia

Elizabeth Carroll-Shaw

Walford Anglican School for Girls

Tasmania

Emma Norton

The Friends School

Victoria

Jacinta Scadden – QuickTime video

Jacinta Scadden – Transcript of video

Nathalia Secondary School

Western Australia

Kayla Mizzi

St Mary’s Anglican Girls’ School

Runners-Up Entries

State
Student
School

Australian Capital Territory

Fiona Spitzkowsky

Radford College

New South Wales

Monte Sheppard

Cranbrook School

Northern Territory

Zoe Whittington

Palmerston High School

Queensland

Stephanie Ferguson

Saint Stephen’s College

South Australia

Truc Tran

Wilderness School

Tasmania

Ellie Cope

Kings Meadows High School

Victoria

Rebecca Free

MacKillop College Swan Hill

Western Australia

Brady Inman

Scotch College

Two teachers Ms Geraldine Greenland from Our Lady of Sion College in Victoria
and Ms Hayley Wood from Alfred Deakin High School in the ACT have been selected to accompany the student winners.

 

C
ompetition Secretariat
Any enquiries should be addressed to the Simpson Prize Competition Secretariat, email simpson@ncsonline.com.au
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