Pen a Vietnam War-themed essay and you could win $500


Are you a budding adult writer, with a passion for themes relating to the Vietnam War?

AVCAT has partnered with the Vietnam Veterans Association of Australia to present the inaugural AVCAT Essay Prize in 2020, promoting recognition of the impact of the Vietnam War on veterans, their families and loved ones.

This year’s prize will be presented on Remembrance Day for the best essay, up to 2500 words, addressing the theme ‘Impact of the Vietnam War on Families’.

 Entries are open until midnight, 16 October 2020.

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