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Slovak prize winners, their tutors and competition organisers 2022 | Photo: Slovak Centre for Communication and Development (SCCD)
Slovak prize winners, their tutors and competition organisers 2022 | Photo: Slovak Centre for Communication and Development (SCCD)

Ambitious Entries Despite Challenging Circumstances in Slovakia

In early September 2022, the award ceremony of the Slovak History Competition on the topic of ”Monuments, Memorials, Historical Places" was celebrated – including unique and fastidious winning entries that defied challenging conditions.

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Latvian prize winners, their tutors and competition organisers at the award ceremony in Riga | Photo: Emilija Vuskarniece
Latvian prize winners, their tutors and competition organisers at the award ceremony in Riga | Photo: Emilija Vuskarniece

Award Ceremony of Latvia’s 2022 History Competition

Taking place in one of Riga’s most iconic historical buildings, the award ceremony of Latvia’s 2022 history competition brought many insights to light.

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EUSTORY Network Members from nine countries met in Bratislava in early August | Photo: Marek Mucha
EUSTORY Network Members from nine countries met in Bratislava in early August | Photo: Marek Mucha

How Can Contested History be Positioned in Classrooms?

Organised by the Slovak Centre for Communication and Development, the EUSTORY ”HistEdu Working Group” met in Bratislava to discuss multiple aspects of contested history and to design a joint project.

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30th anniversary of the Welsh Heritage Schools Initiative (WHSI) | Photo: WHSI
30th anniversary of the Welsh Heritage Schools Initiative (WHSI) | Photo: WHSI

Welsh Competition Organisers Celebrating 30 Years of Supporting Welsh Schools

Over the last 30 years, inspired by their teachers, tens of thousands of pupils have been involved in projects exploring and researching the wealth and diversity of their local and Welsh heritage.

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Armenian prize winners, their tutors and competition organisers at the award ceremony in Yerevan | Photo: DVV International Armenia
Armenian prize winners, their tutors and competition organisers at the award ceremony in Yerevan | Photo: DVV International Armenia

„You Must Not Leave the Teachers Alone” - Pilot Competition in Armenia

For the first time, Armenia organised a history competition project that is associated with EUSTORY. For the organisers of DVV International Armenia and Hazarashen, teachers were the key.

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Estonian prize winners at the Ministry of Education and Research in Tartu | Photo: Aldo Luud
Estonian prize winners at the Ministry of Education and Research in Tartu | Photo: Aldo Luud

Overwhelming Support for Estonian Competition

On 13 May 2022, the Estonian prize winners were honoured for their successful entries on the topic of “Signs of the Times - Time, Place, Human”.

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Screenshot of Irish online award ceremony 2022 | Photo: National University of Ireland, Galway
Screenshot of Irish online award ceremony 2022 | Photo: National University of Ireland, Galway

Irish History Competition Helps Bridge Gap Between School and College

Building on its 2021 popularity, the Irish National History Competition returned another bumper crop of 18 high-calibre finalists from more than 80 entries. Such was the standard in 2022, organisers pushed their online awards announcement to ensure greater consensus among the judging panel.

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