Past Scholarship Stories
Georgia is 21-years-old, studying Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Advanced Studies with a major in Economics. Her senior Secondary Education was at King George V School, Hong Kong culminating with an International Baccalaureate at United World College of Costa Rica (where she learnt to speak Spanish fluently, an addition to her fluent English and Italian).
Alexis is 20-years-old, studying Bachelor of the Built Environment (Architecture). She completed her Secondary Education at Erindale College. She has been diligent in her studies and in her community service.
Twenty-three-year-old Nicholas has completed a Bachelor of Economics and Bachelor of International Studies and is now enrolled in a Master of Commerce by coursework and a Diploma of Languages (German), at The University of Adelaide. He has maintained excellent results throughout his studies.
Twenty-year-old Shanae is studying for a Bachelor of Secondary Education at Charles Darwin University, Casuarina Campus, as a full-time student. She has spent all her life in the Northern Territory. She has a passion for effecting change, supporting causes, enhancing learning, and displays understanding and empathy beyond her years.
At the recent Award Ceremony, held in conjunction with the prestigious Conference Dinner in Perth, the Governor of Western Australia, Her Excellency the Honourable Kerry Sanderson AO presented the certificates. The vote of thanks was given by the inaugural Foundation Awardee from 2004, Rahul Khubchandani
Alexandra Grigg was awarded her Scholarship in 2011 whilst at The University of Adelaide studying the double degrees of Bachelor of Economics (Honours) and Bachelor of Finance. She lived in the rural area of Uraidla, South Australia and attended Heathfield High School. Her career dream, then, was “to change people’s perception of economic policy.
I have loved a lot of different subjects throughout my law degree. The subject I did the best in was equity and trusts, the subject I found the hardest was remedies, the most rewarding so far has been company law and my favourites to study have been education law, health law, death law and sports law which I am currently completing.