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2019 Premier's Anzac Student Tour

The 2019 Premier's Anzac Student Tour competition is now open.

Student entries

Students are required to complete the application form and prepare and submit a written response of no more than 1000 words to the following topic: 

In a written form of your choice, select a Western Australian and explain why their contribution as a service person should receive broader acknowledgement and recognition. What does their legacy mean to you and other young people?

Entries should be presented in a suitable form, or combination of forms, such as a narrative, script, essay, speech, letter, blog post or feature article.

Applications close 5.00pm on Friday 17 August 2018

Who is eligible?

Students entering need to display:

  • a genuine interest in the Anzac experience
  • an appreciation of the study of history
  • excellent interpersonal skills and self-confidence
  • a willingness to share their tour experiences (if selected) in their school and local community.

Schools conduct their own selection process and can nominate up to three students in each of the three categories of Years 8 and 9, Year 10 and Year 11.

All entrants require a nominating teacher and endorsement by their principal to confirm their suitability to represent their school, community and the State as a youth ambassador on the 2019 Premier’s Anzac Student Tour.

Judging

Submitted entries are judged by a selection panel.

Key dates

Applications close Friday 17 August 2018
State finalists announced Monday 3 September 2018
State finalist interviews Thursday 4 October to Friday 5 October 2018
Successful students announced Sunday 11 November 2018     

   

More information

E: anzactour@education.wa.edu.au
T: 9402 6422

Application information