The 2014 recipients of Australia’s most prestigious postgraduate scholarship awards, the John Monash Scholarships, were announced in Sydney on 26 November.
The John Monash Scholarship seeks to recognise excellence and leadership, providing Australian students with the opportunity to study at overseas institutions. This year 312 applications were received and reviewed by 89 expert panellists across Australia over a ten- week period. 15 scholarships were awarded.
Kathryn Roberts, completing the Wesley Institute Graduate Diploma of Education (Secondary) this year, was one of the 15 scholarship recipients!
Kathryn will be heading to England in 2014 to undertake a Masters in Shakespeare Studies at Kings College, London. Kathryn completed a Bachelor of Arts at Sydney University and a Bachelor of Music at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. Since then she has worked as a professional musician, event coordinator for ABC Radio National, as well as founding the Kathryn is excited about the opportunity that the John Monash Scholarship has provided for her. .