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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27/04/2020

2020 QHTA State Conference Student Art Competition winner

  Congratulations to Year 9 student Shae Wardle, Clairvaux MacKillop College who has won 2020 QHTA State Conference Student Art Competition. Her artwork will feature throughout the QHTA State Conference and possibly in our publications. 2020 QHTA State Conference Student…
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28/03/2021

2021 QHTA Historical Writing Competition

Entries must be received by the due date, Friday 17 September 2021. Entries are to be submitted online in PDF and to competitions@qhta.com.au (a student entry form must also be attached for each entry) Students in years 7-12 in Queensland…
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10/07/2020

The Premier’s Anzac Prize 2021

In response to the ongoing travel restrictions that continue to be in place for Australians due ti the COVID-19 pandemic, the Queensland Department of Education has made the difficult decision to cancel the 2021 Premier's Anzac Prize program. Closes Monday,…
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14/03/2020

Simpson Prize Competition 2021

CLOSES 6 NOVEMBER 2020 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 significance of…
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22/01/2021

2021 National History Challenge

Closes Friday, 27 August 2021 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…
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22/01/2021

2021 Australian History Competition

Registrations close 31 March 2021 The 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…
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12/11/2019

The Premier’s Anzac Prize Winners

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 2020 encourages young Queenslanders to better…
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24/03/2020

Simpson Prize Competition winners

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 prepatory trip to…
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25/10/2020

2020 QHTA Historical Writing Essay Winners

2020 student winners QHTA takes great pleasure in announcing the 2020 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…
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25/03/2021

National History Challenge Winners

2020 National winners Indigenous History – Angus Duncan & Tom McCarthy-James,Brisbane Grammar School 2020 Queensland winners 2020 Queensland Young Historian – Hugo Gandhi, Brisbane Grammar School Year 11-12 – Hugo Ghandi, Brisbane Grammar School Year 10 – Jordan Wikaira, The…
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01/09/2019

2019 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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17/04/2014

Young Historians’ Workshop winners

2014 student 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…
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