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2016 History Prize – $300

 Open to all high school students resident in Glengarry County.  Submit an essay 1,000 – 2,000 words. Submissions may be in either official language. Choose your own topic on the history of Glengarry County since 1792. Closing date: 23rd April 2016  Submissions to: flockton23@outlook.com   or GHS, Box 416, Alexandria. ON. K0C 1B0

2011 – Samantha Curran

2011 – History Prize Winner Samantha Curran, who graduated in June from Glengarry District High School in Alexandria, is the winner of the 2011 Glengarry Historical Society Prize for History. The 17 year-old, who lives near Apple Hill, graduated with an 87 percent average and a prize for creative writing as well as the GHS […]

2010 – Andrew Lacombe-Sabourin

2010 – Andrew Lacombe-Sabourin, who graduated in June from Ecole secondaire Le Relais in Alexandria, is the winner of the 2010 Glengarry Historical Society Prize for History. Andrew was born in LaSalle, Québec, spent his elementary school years in Sainte-Justine-de-Newton, Québec, and his high school years in Glen Robertson, where he has many Lacombe relatives. History […]

2009 – Avery Wheeler

2009 – Avery Wheeler, who graduated in June from Tagwi Secondary School in Avonmore, Ontario, is the winner of the 2009 Glengarry Historical Society Prize for History. The GHS Prize for History is a $250 prize awarded annually to a graduating high school student who, in the opinion of teachers, has done well in history. It […]