2019 Parliament Prize winners announced
After a record number of entries, the winners of the 2019 Parliament Prize competition for Victorian school students have been announced.
Taking out first place in the three categories are Isabella Schwarze from Genazzano FCJ College in the years 5-6 category, Mungo Sweeney from Fitzroy High School in the years 7-9 category and Isabelle Langley from Billanook College in the years 11-12 category.
A total of 589 entries were received from Victorian primary and high school students from 113 schools.
The full list of prize winners is available from the competition webpage.
This year's competition asked students to make a video of a 90-second statement they would make to Parliament if they were an MP.
The competition judges included four Members of Parliament: Melina Bath, Chris Brayne, Brad Rowswell and John Kennedy.
The prizes will be presented at a ceremony to be held at Parliament House in September.
Congratulations to everyone who took part and to the winners.
- Published: Friday, 26 July 2019 14:59