New Zealand High Commission Suva, Fiji

Secondary School Essay Competition 2014

New Zealand High Commission and the Fiji Association In Auckland (Inc) are pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 Secondary Schools Essay Competition

List of winners


Certificate of Distinction ($1000) – the 2014 supreme winners:

Ratika Sologar   Natabua High School, Lautoka

Shawnal Kumar      Jai Narayan College, Suva

(Winners’ plaques for 2014 will be presented to Natabua High school and Jai Narayan College)


Certificate of Commendation  ($500)

Raastika Devi   Penang Sangam High School, Rakiraki

Jeremy Waqa   Christian Outreach College, Nakasi

Marryane Watson   Nadi Muslim College, Nadi


Certificate of Excellence  ($400)

Sandeep Lal   Dayanand Anglo Vedic College, Suva

Romika Vilhashni Singh   Maharishi Sanatan College, Nadi

Ashveen Goundar   Swami Vivekananda College, Nadi

Arfaad Hussein     Suva Muslim College

Anaseini Laweibau   Andhra Sangam College, Lautoka


Certificate of Special Merit  ($300)

Varanisese Rokotaro   Sigatoka Andhra College, Sigatoka

Adam James Immanuel Konrote    Tilak High School, Lautoka

Vishal Prasad   Rishikul College, Suva

Ilisoni Tukalou    Rampur College, Navua

Avneel Abhishay Chand   Sangam Skm College, Nadi


Certificate of Merit  ($200)

Eparama Qerewaqa   St Thomas High School, Lautoka

Priesh Pritam Singh    Khalsa College, Ba

Shayal Manisha Nand   Xavier College, Ba

Nunia Ealoma   Ra High School, Raki Raki

Sheemal Shivaghni Kumar   Ba Sanatan College, Ba


Certificate of Recognition  ($100)

Laisa Roqica   Nawai Secondary School, Nadi

Ranjita Mala Singh   Pandit Shreedhar Maharaj College, Nausori

 Ravinesh Amit Prasad     Basden College, Suva

Kajal Manisha   Mulomulo   Secondary School, Nadi

Shainika Sheeka Kumar   Cuvu College, Sigatoka


The above students and their parents or guardians will be invited to a prize giving reception at the NZ High Commission’s official residence in Suva, scheduled for Saturday 2 August 2014. School representatives and media will also be invited.


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