The Academic Excellence Scholarships Recognising Outstanding Performance in Undergraduate Studies were established to reward hard work, persistence and dedication to academic excellence. In this ‘Meet the Scholar’ series we will introduce you to those undergraduate students who are the 2020 recipients of this generous scholarship. Are you ready to be inspired?
What program are you studying?
What year of study are you in?
What did you feel when you heard you were the recipient of the Academic Excellence Scholarships Recognising Outstanding Performance in Undergraduate Studies?
I was pleasantly surprised when I received the email stating I was a recipient of an Academic Excellence Scholarship. I had no idea that I could be awarded one without applying. It is wonderful to be recognised for outstanding performance.
What do you think are the personal qualities that have contributed to your academic achievements?
How do you motivate yourself towards your studies?
Who are your role models?
What are your goals for the future?
What are three things you enjoy most about studying at the University of Newcastle?
What tips do you have for other students when it comes to excelling in their studies?
Plan for success. Dedicate the time it takes for you to understand the work and don’t be afraid to ask for help from your peers or the support network at the university. Organise your schedule and start researching for assignments as early as practicable.