Name Your Hero 2018

Name Your Hero 2020

The 2018 Dan David Prize High School Essay Competition in Conjunction with the Dov Lautman Unit of Science Oriented Youth, Tel Aviv University

“Name your Hero” – Winning Essays

 

FIRST PLACE

Viki Glikson
Hakfar Hayarok, Levy Eshkol Experimental Youth Village, Ramat Hasharon
“Don't Take Home for Granted”

Leah Glozman
Makif Zain Hakirya Ashdod
“We All Have a Choice”

Yahav Malka
Manor Kabri High School, Kibbutz Cabri
“Enemies Until Yesterday”

SECOND PLACE

Aadaya Anzi
Charles E. Smith High School for Boys Shalom Hartman, Jerusalem
“Zionist Hip Hop”

Gefen Perry
Bar-Lev Middle School, Kfar Saba
“Growing Organs – The Future is Here”

Sara Atamny
Al-Qasemi High School, Baqa-El-Gharbia
“Peace is Not a Dream”

Heba Medlij
Al-Nahda Al- Ahliyah Ateed JH School, Kafr Qara
“The Power of a Keyboard”

Ayala Malka
Makif Zain Hakirya Ashdod
“Revolution in the World of Silence”

Matan Chacoty
Charles E. Smith High School for Boys Shalom Hartman, Jerusalem
“Last Border Keeper”

THIRD PLACE

Carmel Fuchs
Echad Ha’am High School, Petach Tikva
“Holding on to the Hope”

Daniel Afek
Bar Lev Middle School, Kfar Saba
“Father Goes to War”

Omer   Shalev
Hakfar Hayarok, Levy Eshkol Experimental Youth Village, Ramat Hasharon
“A Chance to Read”

Danielle Miller 
Ort Greenberg High School, Tivon
“Cleaning the Ocean” 

Dan Paul Harel           
The B. Ostrovsky High School, Raanana     
“Uncompromising Art”

Dayana Chebotaryov 
Ort Igal Alon, Nazareth Illit     
“Restless Brain”

Yam Shkedi   
Ort Shapira, Kfar-Saba          
“The Chase for the Water”

Ella Amitai      
Kvutzat Yavne High School  
“Social Oasis”

Or Carmel       
Hakfar Hayarok, Levy Eshkol Experimental Youth Village, Ramat Hasharon          
“The Right Thing to Do”

Aya Haimovich          
Hakfar Hayarok, Levy Eshkol Experimental Youth Village, Ramat Hasharon          
“Female Presence, That's It.”

Chen Kramarsh          
ORT Kiryat Motzkin   
“The Struggle for Truth”

Rayan Ashraf Massri
Al-Qasemi High School, Baqa-El-Gharbia     
“A Short, Wide Life”

Dan David Ben Chaim           
Leo Baeck High School, Haifa          
“Fighting for Change”

Prize Winning School

Al-Qasemi High School, Baqa-El-Gharbia