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 pretty shocked and had to re-read the email multiple times. Still pretty shocked about it but am very grateful and honoured to be a recipient.
What do you think are the personal qualities that have contributed to your academic achievements?
Lots of discipline and determination plus a constant reminder to give my 100% in everything I do.
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?
Always give your best even if you don’t succeed the first few times, it’ll be all worth it at the end. Surround yourself with encouraging friends and lead a balanced lifestyle. As much as excelling is important, making sure to take a break once a while is as important! 🙂