Twenty Geraldton Universities Centre students will share in $42,000 in scholarships awarded through the Hollomby Foundation this year.
The GUC’s Hollomby Foundation is dedicated to the advancement of tertiary education in our region. Named in honour of the late Joe Hollomby, the Foundation supports GUC and Mid West students to fulfil their dreams, building the capacity of our region.
This year’s recipients were chosen from the largest and strongest field of applicants yet, reflecting the record number of students studying at GUC in 2016.
2016Hollomby Foundation scholarship recipients:
Hollomby Foundation Scholarships in Nursing: Natalie Watts, Melissa Kiddle, TenaeMcCombe
Deepdale Bursary: Zoe Harrington
St John of God Health Care Geraldton Scholarship: Kimberly Ryles
St John’sKu’arlu Scholarship: DainiraPapertralk
Horwood Family Education Scholarship: Rachel Clancy
Mid West Development Commission: Jade Briggs
City of Greater Geraldton: Mikala Cooper, Morgan Freeman
Shire of Irwin Scholarship: Kobi Jeffery
Shire of Northampton: Melissa Mellan, Sonia Williams
The Hon. Paul Brown MLC, Member for the Agricultural Region: Brodie Drage, Ciarra Ryan
The Hon. Darren West MLC, Member for the Agricultural Region: Shaun Chester
Ian Blayney MLA, Member for Geraldton: SitaAjaran
Bendigo Bank: Michael Patrick
Bundiyarra Community Aboriginal Corporation: Rianna Pension
Rotary Club of Batavia Coast Scholarship: Danyelle Cowan
Enquiries from businesses or individuals wanting to sponsor a new scholarship are welcome, and should be directed to GUC on 9920 4400.