Australian Veterans Children Assistance Trust is a national charity providing tertiary education scholarships and bursaries to children and grandchildren of ex-serving veterans. Each year, they assist scholars to reach their potential through achieving a range of academic and personal goals.
2020 sees AVCAT partnering with the Vietnam Veterans Association of Australia to present the inaugural AVCAT Essay Prize in order to promote recognition of the impact of the Vietnam War on veterans and their families and loved ones.
At Mellori we understand the needs of the families of ex-serving veterans, but we also understand the value of nurturing young talent, so we’re proud to support the awareness of this inaugural AVCAT Essay Prize.
Essay submissions need to be on the theme ‘Impact of the Vietnam War on Family’.
-1st Prize: $500
-3rd Prize $100
Entries close midnight 16 October 2020.
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