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City of Vincent Local History Awards 2021

Submit written and photographic entries for the annual City of Vincent Local History Awards.

Run since 2000, the Awards have helped build a treasure trove of local photos, memoirs and stories about life in Vincent’s suburbs.

Cash prizes are awarded for written and photographic entries about local places, people or events in Vincent, either historic or contemporary (post-2000).

Categories and Prizes

Geoffrey Bolton Award: Life in Vincent: 1st prize – $500; 2nd prize – $250; 3rd prize – $150.

Written entries can be memoirs, biographies, diaries, essays or research on people or places. Historical narratives based on people, places or events in the Vincent area are also permitted. Written entries must be no more than 2,000 words.

Historic Images (Pre 2000): 1st prize: $200; 2nd prize: $100;3rd prize: $50.

Contemporary Images (Post 2000): 1st prize: $200; 2nd prize: $100;3rd prize: $50.

Closing date: Friday 30 July 2021.

For more information, please visit the City of Vincent Library and Local History Centre website.

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