University news law school students take out 1st and 2nd prizes in the governor-general's undergraduate essay competition his honour hosted the judging of the finalists in his sydney chambers of the high court on 23 july 2010 the panel also comprised professor gillian triggs (dean, university. He has received the governor general's award for poetry, gerald lampert award (best first book of poetry) the 2010 km hunter award (literature) four gold in a virtual world (essays: anansi, toronto, 1997) the shadow boxer (novel: knopf, toronto, 2000 granta books, london, 2000 houghton mifflin, boston, 2002. The governor-general's undergraduate essay competition is australia's most prestigious civics essay competition it is open to australian undergraduate students (including llb, jd and honours students) studying in all faculties at universities across australia and includes questions that are related to law,. For the senior winners in the four contests (two posters, one essay and one poetry), the legion sponsors a trip to ottawa to attend the national remembrance day service there, the winners place a wreath on behalf of the youth of canada as well as have an opportunity to meet and visit with the governor general. Addressing the 68th annual general meeting of the all-island jamaica cane farmers' association on november continued the praedial larceny prevention unit (plpu) in the ministry of industry, commerce, agriculture and fisheries is now accepting entries for its national poster and essay competitions praedial. Winner of the 1998 governor general's award for drama finalist for the 2000 governor general's award for translation winner of 3 mecca awards (2009- 2010) winner of the 1997 floyd s chalmers canadian play finalist for the 2009 canada reads competition the five books of moses lapinsky by karen x.
Secondary school essay competition special issue of otr ninetieth anniversary of atl 2010 set of three bookmarks designed by wai-te-ata press/ te whare ta o waieata thanks alex postcard competition prize of $1,000 founder lecture by the governor-general, he the hon sir anand satyanand, at the grand hall,. The crown is in many ways an idea more than a person thus the governor- general “is” the crown when he exercises the powers the queen has given him a federal or provincial government department “is” the crown when it carries out the duties assigned to it, in the manner in which they were intended to be carried out. He is the convenor of the george winterton memorial lecture series, the general editor of winterton's australian federal constitutional law, a member of the editorial board of sydney law review, and the consultant and member of the judging panel for the governor-general's undergraduate essay competition.
1st place undergraduate, 1st place graduate 2017 natalie l birkelien, mira a king 2016 savanna b williams, rebin zikhani, md 2015 katherine j granstra , jordan h kurtzman 2014 mary j wills, michael alex macfarlane 2013 michael a ewing, prashant k dilwali 2012 andrew r bennett, brian r needham. The governor-general and lady cosgrove mingled with guests after a brief ceremony, in which the governor-general presented the winterton cup to bowen fox, a student of law and international studies at the university of sydney, who was placed first in this year's essay competition sir peter said.
An annual essay competition for australian citizens and permanent residents who are enrolled in an undergraduate degree this prestigious competition provides students with the opportunity to be recognised for their academic skill, talent, and research. Governor general's awards in visual and media arts by nomination up to $25,000 the governor general's awards in visual and media arts are granted to artists in recognition of remarkable careers in either of those fields next deadline 1 june, 2017.