QHTA For Students

Competitions for Students

Below are competitions currently open to students! Check the posts for more details / links to enter! Some competitions have strict requirements and entry cut off times so be sure to check the links thoroughly. Closing dates are also listed in the Student Seminars page.

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15/09/2017

2017 QHTA Historical Writing Competition

Entries must be received by the due date, Friday 15 September 2017. A student entry form must be attached to each entry. Post entries to: QHTA History Competition 2017, QHTA, PO Box 1029, New Farm Q 4005. 2017 QHTA Historical…
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15/09/2017

The Premier’s Anzac Prize 2018

Closes Friday 15 September The Queensland Government recognises that Anzac Day is owned by all Australians and the tradition of respecting the sacrifice of our forefathers must be passed down through the coming generations. The Premier's Anzac Prize 2018 encourages young…
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10/10/2017

Simpson Prize Competition 2018

CLOSES 10 NOVEMBER 2017 The History Teachers' Association of Australia (HTAA), together with HTAA State affiliates, conducts this competition for Year 9 and 10 students on behalf of the Australian Government. The focus of the competition is the Australian ANZAC…
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25/08/2017

2017 National History Challenge

Closes Friday, August 25 The National History Challenge is a research-based competition for students. It gives your students a chance to be an historian, researching world history, examining Australia’s past, investigating their community and exploring their own roots. It emphasizes and…
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16/09/2017

The Premier’s Anzac Prize 2017 Winners

Premier's Anzac Prize 2017 winners announced Congratulations to the eight winners of the 2017 Premier's Anzac Prize who will tour Gallipoli and the Western front in 2017. The winners are: Isabella Clarke: Matthew Flinders Anglican College Marissa Ellis: Trinity Bay State High…
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17/04/2017

Simpson Prize Competition 2017 winners

The 2017 Queensland winner is Riley Smithers, Pimlico State High School, Townsville The 2017 Queensland runner-up is Rachael Leeson, St Monica's College, Cairns Highly Commended students are: Isabella Devenish, St Monica's College, Cairns Gabrielle Florian, Mt St Michael's College, Ashgrove,…
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17/04/2017

2016 QHTA Historical Writing Winners

QHTA takes great pleasure in announcing the 2016 winners of the Historical Writing Competition. The standard of entries this year was very high and the judges commend both the students and their teachers for the way in which students showed…
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17/04/2016

2016 National History Challenge Winners

2016 Queensland Young Historian - Carolyn Farago, Brisbane State High School Year 11-12 - Lara Brigdale-Hall, Brisbane State High School Year 10 - Carolyn Farago, Brisbane State High School Year 9 - Kelsey Frith, Brisbane State High School Year 8 - Jonah…
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17/04/2016

2017 Australian History Competition winners

Congratulations to the Year 7-10 Queensland State Champions in the 2017 Australian History Competition: Year 7 State Champion Zoe Fraser, All Hallows School Year 8 State Champions Tara Denning, Brisbane State High School Hoang Truong, Kelvin Grove State College Kevin Gu,…
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17/04/2015

2015 Australian History Competition winners

Congratulations to the Year 8 and 10 State Champions in the 2015 Australian History Competition: Year 8 Ricardo Basile, Mountain Creek State High School Year 10 Seb Hirst, Centenary State High School John Atkinson, The Cathedral School
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17/04/2014

2014 Young Historians’ Workshop winners

Congratulations to the following students who have been selected to attend the Young Historians' Workshop at the State Library of Queensland on 8-9 May 2014: James Francis, Anglican Church Grammar School; Agie Pratt, Bray Park SHS; Elly Rienks, Cavendish Road…
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17/04/2013

2013 Young Historians’ Workshop winners

Congratulations to the 10 Queensland senior history students selected to participate in the Young Historians' Workshop held at the State Library of Queensland on 29-30 April 2013. Lochlan Whitton, Chancellor State College (Ancient and Modern History) - The impact of Genghis Khan,…
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17/04/2013

2013 Australian History Competition winners

The Australian History Competition is prepared by the History Teachers’ Association of Australia and run in conjunction with The Giant Classroom. While a primary goal has been to provide an interesting and challenging competition for students, we also see this…
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17/04/2012

2012 Young Historians’ Workshop winners

Congratulations to the 10 Queensland senior history students selected to participate in the Young Historians' Workshop held at the State Library of Queensland on 30 April and 1 May 2012. Jessica Antinopoulos - Ipswich State High School Stephanie Barber -…
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