ACU recently welcomed more than 160 students, donors, families, and guests to the annual Scholarships and Awards ceremony on Tuesday 23 May 2017 at our Banyo Campus.
Associate Vice Chancellor (Queensland) Jim Nyland presented prizes, awards, and scholarships to 47 outstanding recipients.
The ceremony is an opportunity to recognise these students’ achievements and the important contribution made by organisations and supporters. The awards acknowledge an array of accomplishments, including academic excellence, community engagement and contribution, professional values and excellence, and catholic values. ACU was privileged to have representatives in attendance from:
Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) Queensland Branch
Graduate Women Queensland
Teachers Mutual Bank
St Joseph’s College, Gregory Terrace
Edmund Rice Education Australia
The student vote of thanks was delivered by Renee Richardson, recipient of the QIEC Super Scholarship and Michele Endicott Scholarship for Pre-Service Teachers. Renee spoke of the impact the scholarships had on her studies and thanked her donors for the opportunity.