Awarded Research Papers
What did students write about in their research papers? Which sources did they use? What obstacles did they face? Every other month we will feature an awarded research paper.
Author: Fanny Jonsson
Competition Topic: "(E) MIGRATION - Emigration and immigration in a local perspective" (2011/2013)
Research Title: "From Ravensbrück to Kristianstad." (2013)
Ever since she was a child, Fanny had heard stories about three women who had stayed with her grandmother's family after WWII. The women were survivors of the concentration camp Ravensbrück in Germany. For her research Fanny interviewed her grandmother, read testimonies of prisoners and visited local newspaper archives.
Spanish History Competition 2013/2014
Slovak History Competition 2013/2014
The "Slovak Centre for Communication and Development, n.o" has announced the topic of the 9th EUSTORY competition in 2013-2014: "World War I and its Reflection in Slovak Society”.Deadline for entries is 15 February 2014. Find out more about the Slovak competition.
Finnish History Competition 2013/2014
The Association for Teachers of History and Social Studies in Finland announced the topic of Finland’s 6th EUSTORY competition in 2013-2014: “Two stories." Find out more about the Finnish competition.
Norwegian History Competition 2013/2014
The Norwegian Historical Association (HIFO) has announced two topics for 2013/2014: "My Family in the Light of History" and “My Family and the Legacy of 1814”. Visit HIFO's website.