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Doctor of Medicine student Baneen’s visit to Bangladesh
Baneen is in her final year of a Doctor of Medicine at Western Sydney University – here’s how a scholarship helped kickstart her career.
Lillian’s dream to attain her Honours in midwifery
Ambitious and intelligent, midwifery student Lillian is the perfect Honours candidate. Here’s how a scholarship will help her reach her goal.
Danny: serving the community through nursing
Our scholarship student Danny completed a TAFE Diploma of Nursing and has been working as an enrolled nurse in a hospital setting. Wanting to upskill and take his career to the next level, he commenced a Bachelor of Nursing at the University of South Australia in 2022.
Escaping modern slavery: learning to trust again
After escaping a situation of modern slavery, survivors begin to process their trauma and learn to trust again. There are practical issues to consider too, from addressing serious health issues to reporting crimes to the Australian Federal Police.
How winning a scholarship gave Tasha confidence to succeed
Tasha overcame a family tragedy and difficult upbringing to become the first in her family to graduate from university.
Serra’s story: how a tertiary scholarship can change a life
Completing a degree or certificate isn’t easy but it’s even tougher if you don’t have supportive parents to provide guidance and encouragement. Serra had spent many years couch-surfing until she got her own place when she was 16. Here, she shares her story about how she was heading down the wrong path when the opportunity to receive a scholarship changed her perspective and her future.
Terri: first in her family to attend university
Scholarship recipient Terri graduated with a Bachelor of Nursing from Australian Catholic University. She was the first in her extended family to both complete the HSC and attend university, and is a source of inspiration and pride to her younger siblings.
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