Announcement of Competition Results

15/03/2018

The Columban Missionary Society would like to congratulate our competition winners in Britain and Ireland. Winning entries will appear on our websites www.columbans.co.uk and www.columbans.ie over the next few days.


British Region Winners

Print, 1st Place

Ahlaam Moledina (16), Bishop Challoner Catholic College, Birmingham

Print, 2nd Place

Esther Watson (17), Sandbach High School and Sixth Form College, Sandbach, Cheshire

Print, 3rd Place (Joint)

Hilda Kagaba (16), St Paul's Catholic Secondary School, Milton Keynes

Eleanor Pape (16), Holy Cross Catholic High School, Chorley, Lancashire

Winning Video

Francesca Bruno (18) & Mary Gurdin (17), Bishop Challoner Catholic College, Birmingham


Irish Region Winners

Print, 1st Place

Albina Haliti (17), Holy Family Secondary School, Newbridge, Co Kildare

Print, 2nd Place

Andre Morgan (17), Holy Family Secondary School, Newbridge, Co Kildare

Print, 3rd Place

Eoin Bergin (17), CBS Thomas Street, Wexford

Winning Video

Claudia O'Brien (16) & Cayleigh O'Neill (16), Presentation Secondary School, Mitchelstown, Co Cork

Kids entering competition

1st place prizes of €300/£300!

2nd place prizes of €150/£150!

3rd place prizes of €100/£100!

This competition is part of the Centenary (1918-2018) celebrations of the Columban Missionary Society. The topic recognises the Columbans’ solidarity with and ministry to migrants in Ireland, Britain and worldwide.

Don’t miss this chance to make your mark!

Girl on laptop

Enter the competition!

Two separate competitions will be held, one for students in Ireland and one in Britain (England, Scotland, Wales); each has two categories, writing and video.

Closing date for entries: 8th Feb 2018

The winning articles and videos will be announced in Columban media on the 15th March 2018.