In 2012 and 2013 the Australian Electoral Commission, in conjunction with the Western Australian Electoral Commission, conducted a writing competition for WA secondary school students to help highlight Australia’s electoral system.
Each year entries were assessed by a judging panel comprising of:
The following elements were considered by the judging panel:
All students who submitted entries to their school received a participation certificate and winning entrants received a new tablet computer.
All queries regarding the competition should be directed to the Public Awareness Manager on 08 6363 8026 or firstname.lastname@example.org.