"As part of my scholarship program I hope to further develop my understanding of Indonesia’s language and culture so that in future I may be able to work in Indonesia or to work as a translator. Personally, I hope to become more independent and to develop my interpersonal communication skills."
- Kaih Mitchell
"My scholarship helped me financially, and it also provided me with a network of friends. Receiving a scholarship drove me to reflect on how I can assist others who are less fortunate than me, in order to benefit individuals and society collectively."
- Ewe Jin Tan
"Providing scholarships such as this, getting Indigenous kids involved with business is so important. Without the scholarship I may never have considered it. Having that sort of encouragement is so valuable. I can’t wait to see where this takes me, I feel like the scholarship and the internship is just the beginning."
Read Paris's story
"My scholarships have helped me by providing all the essentials for my studies such as books and bus fares."
- AJ Saiful Hilmi
"Having the DELWP scholarship has made university more accessible. Studying the Bachelor of Design, there are a lot of materials and software that you have to buy, so having the extra financial support really goes a long way."
- Laura Brown
"The scholarship allowed me to spend time in Bristol and London and encounter first hand some exciting new work and theories that were important influences on my later research."
Read Professor Lyn Yates's story
"Receiving the Chancellor's Scholarship has given me a sense of security leading into university – I can pursue my academic goals and various interests without the added stress of finances and of an uncertain future hanging over my head. I am also very grateful for the added freedom to pursue a foreign exchange opportunity thanks to the contribution of the scholarship."
- Charlotte Holland
"The Bachelor of Arts International Scholarship has given me a chance to be independent with my money. I haven’t had to rely on my parents because of the bursary, and have learned how to control how much money I spend through budgeting on a weekly and monthly basis."
- Seunghee Lee
"I am very grateful for having had the opportunities and scholarships to do research during my time at university. This has provided me with the opportunity to work with the many talented and inspiring researchers at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, the Royal Melbourne Hospital, Vanderbilt University in the United States and the Centre for Eye Research Australia."
- Emma Chen
"The Rae and Edith Bennett Travelling Scholarship enabled me to commence my PhD in Anglophone poetry at St John's College, Cambridge and publish my book, T.S. Eliot and the Dynamic Imagination."
Read Sarah's story
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