Thursday, 16 May 2013

Frank MacDonald MM Memorial Prize

Contact: Project Officer
P: 6212 3119 E:

Location: See details
Closing date: 5 July 2013

Intended Audience:  Secondary, Students

Entries are now open in The Frank MacDonald MM Memorial Prize for students currently in year 9 in government and non-government schools in Tasmania, as well as home-schooled students at the same year level.
The Prize is being sponsored by the State Government to commemorate Frank MacDonald MM, Tasmania’s last World War 1 veteran.

Information packs have been sent to all Tasmanian High Schools.

The winners will travel to Belgium and France for approximately 10 nights (incorporating Anzac Day 2013), pending appropriate travel warning clearances, to visit World War I landmarks and battlefields. 
The winners will be accompanied by the Premier or his delegate, RSL representatives and supervised by two teachers.

Information regarding this year’s competition is available on the Department of Education’s website

Closing date:   5 July 2013