Grants, Scholarships, Awards and Prizes

Grants and Scholarships

2017: $1300 grant from the William Macleay Scientific Research Fund of The Linnean Society of NSW – for project ‘Genetic factors influencing biocontrol bacteria colonisation of plant surfaces’

2017: Awarded Australian Government Research Training Program PhD Scholarship ($26,682 per annum)

2015: $750 grant from The Joyce W. Vickery Scientific Research Fund of The Linnean Society of NSW – for project ‘Extrafloral nectaries and nectar of Australian native wild cottons’

2015: Awarded Macquarie University Research Training Pathway Scholarship for second year of Masters of Research ($25,849)

2014: Awarded Macquarie University Research Training Pathway Scholarship for first year of Masters of Research ($16,000)

 

Awards and Prizes

2016: University Medal in Biology – for exceptional academic excellence throughout undergraduate and Master of Research studies

2015: Macquarie University Merit Scholar – for achieving GPA of 4 out of 4

2015: Second place in poster competition at Macquarie University Undergraduate Research Conference (MacqCon), title: ‘How does elevated carbon dioxide change extrafloral nectar?’.

 

2001: Inducted into Golden Key Honour Society – for academic achievement in top 15% of students