Three young researcher finalists have been chosen from the national competition among junior college students, with around 400 participants.
Each year twelve schools are picked to participate in the Holberg Prize in School, and 36 student projects from across the country were evaluated by the jury this year .
This year’s finalists include Frederik II junior college in Fredrikstad with the project “How do youth view the concept everyday integration, and what thoughts do they have about their own contribution to the everyday integration?”, Randaberg junior college project “Waiting room Culture” and Stavanger Cathedral School with “When a little leaven leavens the whole leaven . A study of the community of Jehovah’s Witnesses. ”
Minister Torbjørn Røe Isaksen announces who will get the 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize at an award ceremony at Bergen Cathedral School on Wednesday, 8 June. The research projects will receive cash prizes of 15,000, 10,000 and 5,000 kroner respectively.
The Holberg Prize in School will also each year award a teacher prize of 15,000 kroner.The Teacher of the Year award will go to Linda Romøren from Randaberg junior college for the report “From mythos to logos.”
Source: NTB scanpix / Norway Today