2019 Special Award Winners

Baylor Film and Digital Media

21003: Leon Jaworski: From Waco to Watergate-Lily Coffman
Waco High School

22001: The Triumph found in Tragedy: The Lynching of Jesse Washington-Colleen Ryan, Ethan Harthoorn, Gabriella Lomenzo, James Dickson
Lorena High School

Baylor Law School

16009: The Tragedy and Triumph of Brown v. Board of Education-Ashley Acosta, Cassandra Garcia, Vianey Ramos
Indian Springs Middle School

15027: The Brownsville Affair-Ona Eneli
South Belton Middle School

26010: The Triumph and Tragedy of Robert Smalls-Cole Miller, Connor Dobie, Douglas Dyer
Northstar School

26007: The Lacks Dilemma-Lorene Keeland, Sierra Sullwold
Lorena High School

Baylor University Institute for Oral History

25004: True American Dream: Tragedy of Korean History, Triumph of Korean Immigrants-Kara Shin
Belton High School

Bell County Museum

11006: The Great Raid-Kevin Alafa
South Belton Middle School

12012: Before Little Rock: Tragedy in a Small Texas Town-Hannah Wood, Jordan Cain, Madison Flor, Rebekah McGuire
North Belton Middle School

22002: Vive la Republique: When the French Lost Their Heads-Chloe Carter, Christian Assed, Ibarra Ibarra
Belton New Tech at Waskow

Colonial Dames of the XVII Century, Gov. Samuel Mathews Chapter

16017: Tea in the Sea in 1773-Amy Keeland, Cynia Kelly
Lorena Middle School

Daughters of the Republic of Texas, Sterling C. Robertson Chapter

11011: The Waco Tornado-Alexis Hookham
Atlas Academy

20005: Alamo and Goliad: Tragedies That Inspired Triumph in the Texas Revolution-Carson Vogel
Northstar School

Dr Pepper Museum 

25009: Zeppelin-Victoria Robins
La Vega High School

Historic Waco Foundation  

15006: The Waco Tornado of 1953-Jaylon Alley
Cesar Chavez Middle School

15001: Winds of Change: The Waco Tornado of 1953-Amara Burghard
Lorena Middle School

Jewel Moorman Memorial Award

26004: The Lakota Indians: The Struggle to Preserve a Culture-Ithzel Rubio, Natalie Hernandez
La Vega High School

McLennan County Historical Commission

11011: The Waco Tornado-Alexis Hookham
Atlas Academy

15001: Winds of Change: The Waco Tornado of 1953-Amara Burghard
Lorena Middle School

21003: Leon Jaworski: From Waco to Watergate-Lily Coffman
Waco High School

22001: The Triumph found in Tragedy: The Lynching of Jesse Washington-Colleen Ryan, Ethan Harthoorn, Gabriella Lomenzo, James Dickson
Lorena High School

Museum Association of Waco

15001: Winds of Change: The Waco Tornado of 1953-Amara Burghard
Lorena Middle School

25001: The Manhattan project: The scientific triumph that led to the tragedy of mankind-Axel Hernandez
Belton New Tech at Waskow

25005: John McCain, Prisoner of War-Linda Nieto-Martinez
Belton New Tech at Waskow

National Society of the Colonial Dames - Waco Town Committee

16017: Tea in the Sea in 1773-Amy Keeland, Cynia Kelly
Lorena Middle School

National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Elizabeth Gordon Bradley Chapter

18009: The Final Battle: York Town-Daniel Angulo, Jacob Dunn
Lake Air Montessori School

National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Henry Downs Chapter

15018: Marian Anderson: A Voice That Inspired Change-Payton Cox
Lorena Middle School

Red Men Museum and Library

16004: D-Day-Isaac Rivera, Michael McMullan
Atlas Academy

Texas German Society - Heart of Texas Chapter

26006: VERBOTEN Concentrating on Love-Marcus Ake, Vanessa Ake
Belton High School

The Links, Inc., Waco

15027: The Brownsville Affair-Ona Eneli
South Belton Middle School

15014: Barbara Johns-Tyrone McNary
Atlas Academy

26007: The Lacks Dilemma-Lorene Keeland, Sierra Sullwold
Lorena High School

16001: The Tragedy and Triumph of Women's Employment-Jacquelyn Chaumont, Katie St. John, Rylissa Gantt, Valeria Delgado
Tennyson Middle School

16015: Amelia Earhart: Flight to Success-Ally Ihler, Julie He
South Belton Middle School

The Texas Collection

21003: Leon Jaworski: From Waco to Watergate-Lily Coffman
Waco High School

11011: The Waco Tornado-Alexis Hookham
Atlas Academy

Waco Cotton Palace

11011: The Waco Tornado-Alexis Hookham
Atlas Academy

Waco Hispanic Museum

16018: Cesar Chavez-Charelle Taplin, Michelle Tinoco
Indian Springs Middle School

26004: The Lakota Indians: The Struggle to Preserve a Culture-Ithzel Rubio, Natalie Hernandez
La Vega High School

W. R. Poage Legislative Library

10004: Cesar Chavez Mexican-American Labor Leader-Daisy Barco
Atlas Academy

20003: The Tragedy of the Salem Witchcraft Trials and the Triumph of American Law-Fiona Fulton
Lorena High School