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Deadline extended for Passchendaele competitions
Year 12 and 13 students now have until 5pm Friday 19 May to submit their entries for the:
- Year 12 WW100 Passchendaele centenary speech competition, and
- Year 13 Minister of Veterans’ Affairs' multi media compeition.
The winning Year 13 student will receive a $2,000 education contribution and, along with the runner up, will travel to Belgium to attend the Battle of Passchendaele centenary commemorations in October 2017.
The winner of the Year 12 category will represent New Zealand Youth, and read their winning entry at the national commemorative ceremony at Pukeahu National War Memorial Park in Wellington.