Fellowship Award Winners 2019
Fellowships are named after outstanding women graduates who have contributed to these awards by dedicated voluntary service over many years. The following were awarded Fellowships for post-graduate study commencing in 2019:
Barbara Williams Commemorative Fellowship
Mercedes commenced a Master of Conservation Biology at the University of Queensland in June 2018. She grew up on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada and her research examines climate change adaptation focused on collaborative management strategies for marine protected areas from an indigenous community perspective.
Freda Freeman Commemorative Fellowship
A current Fellowship holder, Simone is a world class flute player and studying for her PhD in music at the University of Melbourne. She is researching how visual bias influences audiences' emotional perception of musical performance.