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What Matters? 2020

Light bulb with a question mark inside it and the words 'Tell us what matters to you'.

What Matters? is a ‘catalyst for young thinkers and young writers to develop a perspective, a point of view, on where we’re heading as a society’.

Students submit an original written work between 400-600 words in prose or poetry, of either fiction or non-fiction.

Start with an issue of significance to you and express your views with conviction.

Prizes are awarded in 4 categories: Years 5/6, 7/8, 9/10 and 11/12.

Closing date: Friday 8 May 2020.

Find out more from the Whitlam Institute’s website.

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