Our Scholars

Featured Scholars

Maddy (they/them)

Bachelor of Communications (Media)
The Darryl Wild Scholarship
VIC

Brayden (he/him)

Bachelor of Sports Science
The Bibbulmun Fund Scholarship
WA

John (he/him)

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
BHP Scholarship
QLD

Samuel (he/him)

Bachelor of Science
The Blundstone Scholarship
TAS

Jarred (he/him)

Juris Doctor
The Macquarie Scholarship
VIC

Bailey (he/him)

Bachelor of Animal and Veterinary Bioscience
The Mike Gordon Scholarship (1)
VIC

Riley (he/him)

Doctor of Medicine
The Duncan Peerman & Paul Zahra Scholarship
NSW

Georgia (she/her)

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Law
The Allens Scholarship
NSW

N (she/her)

Bachelor of Law
The Justin D'Agostino MH & KC Yeo Scholarship
ACT

Jaqhara (she/her)

Bachelor of Education (Secondary)
Thrive Scholarship
QLD

Mikalya (she/her)

Bachelor of Engineering
Commonwealth Bank Scholarship
VIC

Jordan (he/him)

Bachelor of Commerce (Supply Chain and Logistics)
Olrem Scholarship
WA

Isabelle (she/her)

Politics, Philosophy, and Economics
Commonwealth Bank Scholarship
VIC

Shane (he/him)

Doctor of Medicine
The Alan Joyce AC & Shane Lloyd Scholarship
QLD

William (he/him)

Juris Doctor
The Thrive Scholarship
WA

Ben (he/him)

Bachelor of Business Law and Economics and Juris Doctor
The Yarranabbe Scholarship
WA

Katarina (she/her)

Bachelor of Information Technology (Software Development)
The Don Dunstan AC QC Scholarship
SA

Ethan

Bachelor of Social Work
The Lewis Foundation Scholarship
QLD

Tarsha (she/her)

Bachelor of Mathematics
Peter Brennan AM and Michael Lynch Scholarship
NSW

Isaac (he/him)

Juris Doctor
The Geoffrey Smith & Gary Singer Scholarship
VIC

Emory (he/they)

Masters in Infromation Technology
The Serco Scholarship
VIC

Thomeissa (she/her)

Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Arts, majoring in Indigenous Studies and minoring in Visual Arts
The Sydney Community Foundation, Peter Brennan AM & Michael Lynch Fund Scholarship
NSW

Cordelia (he/they)

Masters of Social Work
Domino's Give for Good Scholarship
VIC

D’Arcy (he/him)

Bachelor of Arts & Bachelor of Communication
Domino's Give for Good Scholarship
QLD

Alex (he/him)

Bachelor of Arts
The Pinnacle Foundation Scholarship
VIC

Rachel (she/they)

Bachelor of Social Work
The Berg Family Foundation Scholarship
VIC

Sam (he/him)

Bachelor of Medical Studies/Doctor of Medicine
The Dr Vinay Kumar Scholarship
NSW

Laura (she/her)

Bachelor of Medical Science | Bachelor of Arts
The Maurice Joyce Scholarship
ACT

Kyra (she/them)

Bachelor of Nursing
The Qube Scholarship
NSW

Felicity (they/them)

Bachelor of Laboratory Medicine (with Honours)
BHP Scholarship
SA

Dineli (she/her)

Doctor of Medicine
The Huseyin Tasdemir Scholarship
QLD

Alexander (he/him)

Masters of Architecture
Mirvac Scholarship
VIC

Kimberly (she/her)

Bachelor of Criminology (Honours)
Olrem Scholarship
WA

Jye (he/him)

Bachelor of Medical Science/Doctor of Medicine
The Fred P Archer Charitable Trust Scholarship
NSW

Riley (he/they)

Bachelor of Creative Arts - Writing (Honours)
The Mike Gordon Scholarship
SA

Eva (she/her)

Bachelor of Music and Sound Production
The Reg Holloway Scholarship
NSW

Xanthe (she/her)

Bachelor of Midwiffery
The Queensland Fertility Group Scholarship
QLD

Lois (she/they)

Bachelor of Medical Studies/Doctor of Medicine
The Melbourne IVF Scholarship
VIC

Angela (she/her)

Bachelor of Arts (Sociology and Political Science)
The Dr Craig White and Rod Anderson Tasmanian Scholarship
SA

Eloise (she/her)

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
The Hydro Tasmania Scholarship
TAS

Natasha (she/her)

Bachelor of Secondary Education
BHP Scholarship
WA

Elizabeth (she/they)

Masters of Teaching (Secondary)
The Sir James McNeill Trust Scholarship
NSW

Vincent (he/him)

Bachelor of Environment and Sustainability (Advanced) (Honours)/Bachelor of Music
The Anthony-Whitney Scholarship
ACT

Lily (she/they)

PhD (researching disability access and representation in the Australian screen industry)
The WPP Scholarship
SA

Andrew (he/him)

Bachelor of Journalism/Bachelor of Media and Communications
Bill Chambers Scholarship No. 2
NSW

Julian (he/they)

Bachelor of Science (Psychology)
The Shelley Argent OAM Scholarship
QLD

Kierem (he/him)

Bachelor of Arts/ Bachelor of Laws (Socio Legal)
The Maddocks Scholarship
NSW

Victoria (she/they)

Bachelor of Science/Master of Engineering
The Cubico Sustainable Investments Scholarship
VIC

Sam (he/him)

Bachelor of Law(Hons)/ Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology).
The Hon Michael Kirby AC CMG Scholarship
NSW

Milla (they/them)

Doctor of Medicine
The Shelley Argent OAM Scholarship
QLD

Cherie (she/her)

Bachelor of Arts | Bachelor of Laws
The Ros and Diana Coffey Scholarship
NSW

Izabelle (she/her)

Bachelor of Science (Cybercrime, Security, and Intelligence)(Dual Degree)
BHP Scholarship
WA

Gabby (they/them)

Bachelor of Science (Nursing)
The Thrive Scholarship
WA

Alana (she/her)

Bachelor of Law (Honours) and Bachelor of Criminology
The SHK Asia Pacific Scholarship
VIC

Leann (she/her/they/them)

Bachelor of Economics (Econometrics) & Bachelor of Advanced Studies (Political Economy)
The Ros and Diana Coffey Scholarship
NSW

William (he/him)

Bachelor of Arts (Extended) Majoring in Gender Studies & Japanese
The Pippa Downes Scholarship
VIC

River (they/them)

Bachelor of Art and Design
The Tea Uglow Scholarship
NSW

James (he/him)

Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Clinical Psychology
The Shell Scholarship
WA

Leo (he/him)

Bachelor Regional Town Planning
The Tom Snow Scholarship
QLD

Ruchira (he/him)

Juris Doctor
The Accenture Scholarship
NSW

Kalani (he/him)

Bachelor of Biomedicine
The AGL Scholarship
VIC

Christina (she/her)

Doctor of Medicine
The Peter Brennan AM and Michael Lynch Scholarship
NSW

Orion (he/him)

Bachelor of Law and Commerce
The Serco Scholarship
NSW

Emmanuel (he/him)

Juris Doctor
The Justin D'Agostino MH & KC Yeo Scholarship
VIC

Lachlan (he/him)

Juris Doctor
The IFM Investors Scholarship
VIC

Katie (she/her)

Doctor of Medicine
The Iris Scholarship
NSW

Ono (they/them)

Bachelor of Law (Hons) / Bachelor of Arts (Gender Studies)
Commonwealth Bank Scholarship
ACT

Jesse (he/they)

Bachelor of Architectural Design
The Sydney Community Foundation, Peter Brennan AM & Michael Lynch Fund Scholarship
NSW

Jan (he/him/his)

Doctor of Medicine
The Selig Family Scholarship
QLD

Charlotte

Bachelor of Environment and Sustainability & Bachelor of International Relations
BHP Scholarship
ACT

Gabin (he/him)

Medicine
The Alan Joyce AC & Shane Lloyd Scholarship
VIC

Heath (he/him)

Doctor of Medicine
Bill Chambers Scholarship
NSW

Jordan (they/them)

Bachelor of Advance Science (Astrophysics)
The Olrem Scholarship
WA

Michael (he/him)

Bachelor of Medical Science and Doctor of Medicine
Sir James McNeill Trust Scholarship
VIC

Jaius (he/him)

Bachelor of Science / Commerce (environmental focus)
The Murray J Collins The City Gardener Scholarship
VIC

Xavier (he/him)

Bach Law and Bach Business
The IOOF Foundation Scholarship
VIC

Amber (she/they)

Masters of Educational Practice
Olrem Scholarship
SA

Rory (they/them)

B Laws (Hons) / B Archaelogical Practice
Snow Foundation ACT Scholarship
ACT

Kay (he/she/they)

Bachelor of Arts
The Sidney Myer Fund Scholarship
VIC

Eliza (she/her)

Bachelor of Law / Bachelor of Commerce
Commonwealth Bank Scholarship
WA

Celia (she/they)

Bachelor of Arts (History)
The John Goldbaum Scholarship
NSW

Demetrius (he/him)

Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science
BHP Scholarship
SA

Harrison (he/him)

Doctor of Medicine
Sir James McNeill Trust Scholarship
VIC

Matthew (he/him)

Bachelor of Maths / Science (Agronomy)
Sir James McNeil Trust Scholarship
QLD

Avery (they/them/he/him)

Bachelor of Science (Mathematics)
The Vitaly Osipov Scholarship
NSW

Darcy (he/him)

Bachelor of Science (Medical, Molecular, and Forensic)
BHP Scholarship
WA

Mat (they/them)

Bachelor of Music Theatre
The Reg Holloway Scholarship
SA

Freja (she/her)

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
The Olrem Scholarship (2)
WA

Ian (he/him)

Bachelor of Medical Studies/Doctor of Medicine
The IVF Australia Scholarship
NSW

Kei-Kei (she/her)

Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Clinical Psychology
Thrive Scholarship
WA

Alicia (she/her)

Bachelor of Communications (Media)
The Sam Smith Scholarship powered by UnLtd
VIC

Max (he/him)

Bachelor of Commerce and Advanced Studies - Majoring in Marketing and Politics and International Relations
The Darryl Wild Scholarship
NSW

Tara (she/they)

Bachelor of Mathematics and Bachelor of Education
The Vitaly Osipov Scholarship
QLD

Jay (he/him)

Bachelor of Journalism / Bachelor of Arts (Film & TV Studies)
The Dentsu Scholarship
QLD

Arnav (he/they)

Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Honours) /Bachelor of Design in Architecture
Mirvac Scholarship
NSW

Judd (he/him)

Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts (International Relations)
Olrem Scholarship
WA

Edward (he/they)

Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts (Hons)
The King & Wood Mallesons Scholarship
NSW

Nienna (she/her)

Bachelor of Fine Arts/Bachelor of Psychological Science
Olrem Scholarship
TAS

Arvin (he/him)

Bachelor of Medical Studies / Doctor of Medicine
The Qube Scholarship
NSW

Harry (he/him)

Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Law
The WPP Scholarship
NSW

Kaylan (he/him)

Doctor of Medicine
The City of Melbourne Scholarship
VIC

Nick (they/them)

Bachelor of Youth Work
The City of Melbourne Scholarship
VIC

Alejandro (he/him)

Bachelor of Arts (Psychology)
The Harvey Milk Scholarship
VIC

Shannon (he/they)

Bachelor of Psychology (Honours)
The Allan Howard Scholarship
ACT

Ollie (he/him)

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
Thrive Scholarship
QLD

Ada (she/her)

Bachelor of Science (Veterinary Bioscience)/ Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
Olrem Scholarship
SA

Matthew (he/him)

Bachelor of Paramedicine
Michael Gorman Scholarship
NSW

Jessie (she/her)

Doctor of Medicine
The Thrive Scholarship
QLD

Zoe (she/her)

Bachelor of Computer Science
The Bank of Melbourne Foundation Scholarship
VIC

Zavier (they/them)

Bachelor of Social Work
Olrem Scholarship
WA

Caiti (she/they)

Juris Doctor
The Yarranabbe Foundation Scholarship
VIC

Ollie (he/they)

Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Arts
The Iris Scholarship
VIC

Eve (she/her)

Bachelor of Arts, Psychology
Domino's Give for Good Scholarship
NSW

2024 Scholars

Ada (she/her)

Bachelor of Science (Veterinary Bioscience)/ Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

Olrem Scholarship, SA

I will be starting my studies in Bachelor of Science (Veterinary Bioscience)/ Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 2024. With six years of full-time study ahead,…

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Alana (she/her)

Bachelor of Law (Honours) and Bachelor of Criminology

The SHK Asia Pacific Scholarship, VIC

Hi everyone!! My name is Alana, and I am currently studying a double degree Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and Bachelor of Criminology at Monash University’s…

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Alexander (he/him)

Masters of Architecture

Mirvac Scholarship, VIC

Hello, my name is Alex and I look forward to beginning the first year of my Masters of Architecture and Urban Cultural Heritage course at…

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Amber (she/they)

Masters of Educational Practice

Olrem Scholarship, SA

In 2024, I will be beginning the 2-year Master of Education at Flinders University, with a minor in Cognitive Psychology and Educational practice. I’m coming…

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Arnav (he/they)

Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Honours) /Bachelor of Design in Architecture

Mirvac Scholarship, NSW

Hello! My name is Arnav and I am a proud recipient of the Mirvac Scholarship. I am entering my third year studying a combined degree…

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Arvin (he/him)

Bachelor of Medical Studies / Doctor of Medicine

The Qube Scholarship, NSW

Originally from Melbourne and now studying at UNSW in Sydney, my dream has always been to become a doctor. I am currently two thirds of…

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Cherie (she/her)

Bachelor of Arts | Bachelor of Laws

The Ros and Diana Coffey Scholarship, NSW

Hi! My name is Cherie and I am so excited and honoured to be part of the Pinnacle family in 2024. I’m currently in my…

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Cordelia (he/they)

Masters of Social Work

Domino's Give for Good Scholarship, VIC

In 2024 Cordelia will commence a Master of Social Work at RMIT University (City Campus). This 2-year degree continues into 2025 and involves 500 hours…

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Demetrius (he/him)

Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science

BHP Scholarship, SA

Hi, my name is Demetri. I’m studying a Bachelor of Arts and Science at Flinders University in Bedford Park, focusing on ecology and archaeology. I…

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Eva (she/her)

Bachelor of Music and Sound Production

The Reg Holloway Scholarship, NSW

Hi! My name is Eva. I’m extremely appreciative of the opportunity to study with the assistance of The Pinnacle Foundation. In 2024 I will be…

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Eve (she/her)

Bachelor of Arts, Psychology

Domino's Give for Good Scholarship, NSW

My name is Eve I am studying a Bachelor of Arts (Psychology). I will be in my third year of studying in 2024, which will…

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Felicity (they/them)

Bachelor of Laboratory Medicine (with Honours)

BHP Scholarship, SA

Hi, I’m Flic, and I’m currently in my first year of a Bachelor’s degree in Laboratory Medicine with Honours at the University of South Australia,…

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Georgia (she/her)

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Law

The Allens Scholarship, NSW

Hi all! I’m Georgia and I’m from regional Australia on Gundungurra land. I’m in my second year of five studying a Bachelor of Arts majoring…

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Harrison (he/him)

Doctor of Medicine

Sir James McNeill Trust Scholarship, VIC

Hi, my name is Harrison. I am a medical student at The University of Melbourne. As of 2024, I am currently living in Ballarat for…

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Heath (he/him)

Doctor of Medicine

Bill Chambers Scholarship, NSW

Hi, my name is Heath and I am studying a Bachelor of Medical Studies/Doctor of Medicine student at the University of New South Wales. I…

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Ian (he/him)

Bachelor of Medical Studies/Doctor of Medicine

The IVF Australia Scholarship, NSW

Hi, my name is Ian. I am a third year Bachelor of Medical Studies/Doctor of Medicine student at the University of New South Wales based…

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Isaac (he/him)

Juris Doctor

The Geoffrey Smith & Gary Singer Scholarship, VIC

Hey, I’m Isaac! I grew up in Geelong, on Wadawurrung Country. I am a final year Juris Doctor student at The University of Melbourne. Prior…

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Izabelle (she/her)

Bachelor of Science (Cybercrime, Security, and Intelligence)(Dual Degree)

BHP Scholarship, WA

Hi, I’m Izzy. I am studying my first year of the Bachelor of Science at Edith Cowan University, Joondalup campus. I am completing a dual…

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James (he/him)

Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Clinical Psychology

The Shell Scholarship, WA

Kaya, my name is James, I am a queer Ngarrindjeri man who was born and raised on Noongar Whadjuck Boodjar (Southwest Australia), in Boorloo (Perth)….

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Jaqhara (she/her)

Bachelor of Education (Secondary)

Thrive Scholarship, QLD

Hi, my name is Jaqhara (she/her). I will be studying a Bachelor of Education (secondary) at Griffith University. BA Education takes four years of study,…

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Jordan (he/him)

Bachelor of Commerce (Supply Chain and Logistics)

Olrem Scholarship, WA

In 2024 I will be studying a Bachelor of Commerce at Curtin University in Perth, and I intend to major in Supply Chains and Logistics!…

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Jye (he/him)

Bachelor of Medical Science/Doctor of Medicine

The Fred P Archer Charitable Trust Scholarship, NSW

Hi, my name is Jye, and I will be commencing my second year (of five) of a Bachelor of Biomedical Science/Doctor of Medicine at the…

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Kaylan (he/him)

Doctor of Medicine

The City of Melbourne Scholarship, VIC

Hi I’m Kaylan and I am a second-year medical student at The University of Melbourne. Starting next year, I will be commencing my third year…

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Kei-Kei (she/her)

Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Clinical Psychology

Thrive Scholarship , WA

Hi there! My name is Kei-Kei and I will be commencing the combined Masters/PhD Clinical Psychology program (four-five years) at The University of Western Australia….

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Kierem (he/him)

Bachelor of Arts/ Bachelor of Laws (Socio Legal)

The Maddocks Scholarship, NSW

Hi! My name is Kierem, and I am studying a Bachelor of Laws/ Arts at The University of Sydney. I am overjoyed to have been…

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Kimberly (she/her)

Bachelor of Criminology (Honours)

Olrem Scholarship, WA

I am excited to become a Pinnacle Foundation scholar in 2024! I am studying a Bachelor of Criminology, majoring in White-collar and Corporate Crime and…

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Laura (she/her)

Bachelor of Medical Science | Bachelor of Arts

The Maurice Joyce Scholarship, ACT

Hello, my name is Laura. In 2024, I will commence a double Bachelor of Medical Science and Bachelor of Arts degree at the Australian National…

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Lily (she/they)

PhD (researching disability access and representation in the Australian screen industry)

The WPP Scholarship, SA

Hello! My name is Lily, and I am a writer/director, studying a PhD in disability representation in the Australian screen industry at Flinders University. I…

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Lois (she/they)

Bachelor of Medical Studies/Doctor of Medicine

The Melbourne IVF Scholarship, VIC

Hi, I’m Lois. I’m a fourth-year medical student studying at Monash University. As a Nigerian raised in rural Australia, this mix of cultures and experiences…

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Matthew (he/him)

Bachelor of Paramedicine

Michael Gorman Scholarship, NSW

Hi there! I am Matthew, a Bachelor of Paramedicine student at the University of Tasmania Rozelle campus in Sydney. I will be studying my second…

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Max (he/him)

Bachelor of Commerce and Advanced Studies - Majoring in Marketing and Politics and International Relations

The Darryl Wild Scholarship , NSW

My name is Max, a student at the University of Sydney, pursuing a Bachelor of Commerce and Advanced Studies. Originating from a regional area, my…

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Milla (they/them)

Doctor of Medicine

The Shelley Argent OAM Scholarship, QLD

Hi, my name is Milla, and I am the grateful recipient of the Shelley Argent OAM Scholarship! In 2024 I will commence my second year…

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N (she/her)

Bachelor of Law

The Justin D'Agostino MH & KC Yeo Scholarship, ACT

I’m so grateful to be receiving a Pinnacle Foundation Scholarship in 2024. I originally come from South Australia and am now based in Canberra, studying…

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Orion (he/him)

Bachelor of Law and Commerce

The Serco Scholarship, NSW

Hello, my name is Orion. I am currently in my third year of study completing a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Commerce majoring in…

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Riley (he/they)

Bachelor of Creative Arts - Writing (Honours)

The Mike Gordon Scholarship, SA

Hello, my name is Riley! I live on Kaurna country and am a student at Flinders University. I recently completed a Bachelor of Creative Industries…

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River (they/them)

Bachelor of Art and Design

The Tea Uglow Scholarship, NSW

Hi my name is River! I am currently studying a Bachelor of Art and Design at Southern Cross University on Widjabul-Wiabul land in Bundjalung Country….

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Ruchira (he/him)

Juris Doctor

The Accenture Scholarship, NSW

Hi, I’m Ruchira (he/him)! In 2024, I will be entering the second year of my Juris Doctor at UNSW, with two more full-time years following…

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Samuel (he/him)

Bachelor of Science

The Blundstone Scholarship, TAS

My name is Samuel. I am 18, and I will be studying a Bachelor of Science at the Sandy Bay UTAS campus, majoring in earth…

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Tara (she/they)

Bachelor of Mathematics and Bachelor of Education

The Vitaly Osipov Scholarship, QLD

Hi, my name is Tara and I am studying a Bachelor of Mathematics and Education (secondary) at the University of Queensland. I grew up in…

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Tarsha (she/her)

Bachelor of Mathematics

Peter Brennan AM and Michael Lynch Scholarship, NSW

Hi! My name is Tarsha, and I am currently studying a Bachelor of Mathematics at Western Sydney University. I have just completed my first year…

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Thomeissa (she/her)

Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Arts, majoring in Indigenous Studies and minoring in Visual Arts

The Sydney Community Foundation, Peter Brennan AM & Michael Lynch Fund Scholarship, NSW

Hey you mob, my name is Meissa. I am a 23-year-old, queer, Wiradjuri, Gamilaroi, and Awabakal woman based in Wollongong and Sydney. I come from…

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Victoria (she/they)

Bachelor of Science/Master of Engineering

The Cubico Sustainable Investments Scholarship, VIC

Hi, I’m Victoria! I am very honoured and grateful to have been awarded the Cubico Sustainable Investments Scholarship and am excited to join The Pinnacle…

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Vincent (he/him)

Bachelor of Environment and Sustainability (Advanced) (Honours)/Bachelor of Music

The Anthony-Whitney Scholarship, ACT

My name’s Vincent, I’m gay, my pronouns are he/him, and as a Pinnacle Scholar in 2024, I’ll be a second year (of four) studying a…

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William (he/him)

Bachelor of Arts (Extended) Majoring in Gender Studies & Japanese

The Pippa Downes Scholarship, VIC

My name is William, I am studying Gender Studies and Japanese through the Bachelor of Arts Extended Program at The University of Melbourne. In 2024…

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Xanthe (she/her)

Bachelor of Midwiffery

The Queensland Fertility Group Scholarship, QLD

Hello! My name is Xanthe, and in 2024 I will be completing my final year of my Bachelor of Midwifery at Griffith University. The Bachelor…

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Zoe (she/her)

Bachelor of Computer Science

The Bank of Melbourne Foundation Scholarship, VIC

Hi, my name is Zoe and in 2024 I’ll be studying a Bachelor of Computer Science at Monash University in Clayton. After I finish my…

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