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We would like to thank the hundreds of students who entered the contest. The judges appreciated the time and energy that you invested into developing very creative submissions.

We did NOT get any submissions for the Indigenous Student Contest by the entry deadline, due to the COVID-19 disruption.

Prizes for the Teachers!

All of the teachers of the winners will receive a $200 VISA gift card.

GRADES 7-9 Winners

First Prize: Essay

Jiya Hakher photo

Jiya Jakher Grade 9 at Queen Elizabeth High School (teacher: Karen Webster) for the essay  “Roberta MacAdams, a Champion Albertan”

Winner of a $500 VISA gift card and a certificate of recognition of her achievement

Jiya Jakher - Roberta MacAdams - A Champion Albertan
Jiya Jakher - Roberta MacAdams - A Champion Albertan

Second Prize: Essay

Tumi Fabiyi photo

Tumi Fabiyi, Grade  9 at Fairview Junior High School  (Homeroom teacher: Jennifer Shoults, ELA teacher: Bryan Doerksen) f for the essay “Nellie McClung, Her Passion For Change”

Winner of a $350 VISA gift card and a certificate of recognition of her achievement

Tumi Fabiyi - Nellie McClung, her passon for change
Tumi Fabiyi - Nellie McClung, her passon for change

Third Prize: Essay

Jamie Wang Photo

Jamie Wang, Grade   9  at Griffith Woods School (teacher: Leslie Coderre) for her essay “Red Crow, Mekaisto”

Winner of a $200 VISA gift card and a certificate of recognition of her achievement

Jamie Wang - Red Crow, Mekaisto
Jamie Wang - Red Crow, Mekaisto

GRADES 4 – 6 Winners

First Prize: Story

Mosaze Osaze Photo

Nosaze Osaze of Grade 6 at Our Lady of Grace School (teacher: Jennifer Callaway) for his story “Mary Dover and her contributions to Alberta”

Winner of a $300 VISA gift card and a certificate of recognition of his achievement

Nosaze D. Osaze - Mary Dover and her contributions to Alberta
Nosaze D. Osaze - Mary Dover and her contributions to Alberta

Second Prize: Story

Kalia Xie Photo

Kalia Xie  in Grade 4 at  Marion Carson School (teacher: Ms Caytlin Edge) for her story “A Hero During Unprecedented Times – Marion Young Carson”

Winner of a $200 VISA gift card and a certificate of recognition of her achievement

Kalia Xie - A Hero During Unprecedented Times - Marion Young Carson
Kalia Xie - A Hero During Unprecedented Times - Marion Young Carson

Third Prize: Story

Faizaan Habib Photo

Faizaan Habib in Grade 4 at Edgemont School (teacher: Mr. J. Watt) for the story “Eric Harvie ”

Winner of a $100 VISA gift card and a certificate of recognition of his achievement

Faizaan Habib - Eric Harvie
Faizaan Habib - Eric Harvie