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2012 Heritage Photo Contest

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--June 20, 2012.

QAHN's first-ever Heritage Photo Contest has proven to be a big success! Seventy-eight contest entries were received from students at six schools around the province.

The following schools participated in QAHN's 2012 Heritage Photo Contest:

John Grant High School, Montreal
Paul VI High School, Montreal
Three Rivers Academy, Trois-Rivières
Laurier Senior High School, Laval
Maniwaki Woodland School, Maniwaki
Beaconsfield High School, Beaconsfield

Our judging committee was very impressed with the quality of the photos that we received, and are pleased to report that the following students have been chosen as the winners of QAHN’s 2012 Heritage Photo Contest:

1st Prize ($150 with Certificate): Esther Grebe, “Lloyd’s Tractor,” Secondary 3, Maniwaki Woodland School, Maniwaki.

2nd Prize ($100 with Certificate): Alaethia Poettcker, “Hall of Fame,” Secondary 3, Beaconsfield High School, Beaconsfield.

3rd Prize - tie ($50 with Certificate): Maddison Rea, “Graveyard Tree,” Secondary 3, John Grant High School, Montreal.

3rd Prize – tie ($50 with Certificate). Kristina Martinez, “Abuelas on the Staircase,” Secondary 5, Laurier Senior High School, Laval.

Honourable Mention (Certificate): Jillian Brown, “In the Past,” Pre-work 2, Work-oriented Training Path, John Grant High School, Montreal.

Honourable Mention (Certificate): Jessy Gardner, “The Fence of Life,” Pre-work 2, Work-oriented Training Path, Paul VI High School, Montreal.

Honourable Mention (Certificate): Lydia Dufresne, “When English Eyes Smile,” Secondary 5, Three Rivers Academy, Trois-Rivières.

Certificates and cheques were presented to the schools. The winning photos will be published in the Fall 2012 issue of our magazine, Quebec Heritage News.

Click here to see a selection of 50 of the best contest entries.