2016-2017 student prize recipients


Congratulations to the following students who were awarded prizes or scholarships for academic achievements in 2016 and 2017. These scholarships and prizes would not be possible without the generous contributions of our benefactors.


AGNES CAMPBELL PRIZE FOR EXCELLENCE IN ORGANIC CHEMISTRY
Awarded to Honours and Postgraduate students for excellence in research in organic chemistry.
Honours
Postgraduates
James Batten
Luke Dowman
Marcus Graziotto
Andrew Giltrap
Paul King
Marlowe Graham
Kathryn Leslie
Cameron Hanna
Martina Yousif
Paige Hawkins

Annukka Kallinen

Timothy Katte
  Mitchell Longworth
  David McDonald
  Michael Moir
  Alexander Norman
  James O'Brien-Brown
  Edward O'Neill
  Lei Qin
  Jessica Sayers
  Clara Shen
  Renee Sokias
  Elisabeth Tondl
  Wendy Tran
  Nikki Tzioumis
  Siyao Wang
  Xiaoyi Wang
  Emma Watson
  Qing Qing Zhou
  Eddie Vincent Zwicker
 
CHARLES E. FAWSITT PRIZE FOR CHEMISTRY
Awarded for proficiency in both a Semester 1 and a Semester 2 Junior Chemistry unit.
Jessica Slegers
 
IREDALE PRIZE 
Awarded for outstanding merit in both a Semester 1 and a Semester 2 Core Intermediate Chemistry unit of study.
Brandon Davis
 
LEVEY SCHOLARSHIP II (MAJOR) FOR CHEMISTRY 
Awarded for proficiency in both Semester 1 and a Semester 2 Junior Chemistry unit of study by a Science, Arts or Engineering student who is proceeding to Intermediate Chemistry.
Haipei Zou
Haomin Wu
 
LEVEY SCHOLARSHIP III FOR CHEMISTRY 
Awarded for proficiency in both a Semester 1 and a Semester 2 Junior Chemistry unit of study by a Science, Arts or Engineering student who is proceeding to Intermediate Chemistry.
Maggie Tong
Michael Liu
 
SLADE PRIZE IN INTERMEDIATE CHEMISTRY PRACTICAL
Awarded for proficiency in the practical component of both a Semester 1 and a Semester 2 Intermediate Chemistry unit of study.
Max Bedding
 
ARTHUR HOLLIS MEMORIAL PRIZE
Awarded to the student gaining the combined highest marks in both Semester 1 and Semester 2 Core Intermediate Chemistry unit of study.
Stone Woo
 
WALTER BURFITT SCHOLARSHIP I IN CHEMISTRY
Awarded for proficiency in both Semester 1 and Semester 2 Senior Chemistry units of study by a student proceeding to Honours in Chemistry.
Timothy Chisholm
 
GS CAIRD SCHOLARSHIP IN CHEMISTRY
Three scholarships have been awarded for proficiency in both Semester 1 and Semester 2 Senior Chemistry units of study by a student proceeding to Honours in Chemistry.
Hunter Windsor
Dylan Sherman
Natalie Trinh
 
FRANK E. DIXON SCHOLARSHIP IN CHEMISTRY
Awarded for proficiency in both Semester 1 and Semester 2 Senior Chemistry units of study by a student proceeding to Honours in Chemistry.
Chenming Tang
 
INGLIS HUDSON SCHOLARSHIP (MAJOR) FOR CHEMISTRY
Awarded for proficiency in both Semester 1 and Semester 2 Senior Chemistry units of study by a student proceeding to honours in the area of Organic Chemistry.
Timothy Chisholm
 
INGLIS HUDSON SCHOLARSHIP CHEMISTRY
Awarded for proficiency in both Semester 1 and Semester 2 Senior Chemistry units of study by a student proceeding to honours in the area of Organic Chemistry.
Natalie Trinh
Chenming Tang
 
AUSTRALIA-USA FOUNDATION PRIZE
Awarded for outstanding improvement in Chemistry performance between Junior and Intermediate Chemistry unit of study.
Samantha Price
 
R.J.W. LE FÈVRE DAASN RAO PRIZE IN PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY
Awarded for outstanding performance in Physical Chemistry at the Senior Chemistry level.
Olivia McRae
 
HUSH PRIZE IN THEORETICAL CHEMSITRY
Awarded annually on the recommendation of the Head of the School of Chemistry for outstanding performance in Senior Chemistry by a student proceeding on to an Honours year in Theoretical Chemistry.
Paul Solomon
 
JANET ELSPETH CRAWFORD PRIZE IN CHEMISTRY
Awarded for the most proficient female student who has completed Chemistry Honours.
Kathryn Leslie
 
C.H. WILSON PRIZE FOR FIRST CLASS HONOURS IN ORGANIC CHEMISTRY
Awarded to a student graduating in first position with First Class Honours in the area of Organic Chemistry.
Phillip Karpati
 
EDNA MAUDE GOULSTON PRIZE IN ORGANIC CHEMISTRY
Awarded on the results of the Honours examination in the area of Organic Chemistry, provided that the student is of sufficient merit.
Kathryn Leslie
 
WALTER MOORE HONOURS SCHOLARSHIP
Awarded on the basis of outstanding academic merit to a student enrolled in the School of Chemistry Honours Program.
Jiarun Lin
Karen Hàkobyan
Paul Solomon
 
JOHN A. LAMBERTON SCHOLARSHIP
Awarded to postgraduate students whose research areas emanate from and are inspired by the work of Dr John A. Lamberton.  Thus leading to a greater understanding of the relationships between chemical structure and biological activity.
Xiaoyi Wang
Cameron Hanna
Eddie Vincent Zwicker
Timothy Katte
Luke Dowman
Erick Wong
 
R.J.W. LE FÈVRE RESEARCH TRAVELLING SCHOLARSHIP
Awarded to an outstanding female postgraduate student to present a paper or poster dealing with her research at a major international conference.
Jessica Sayers
Lisa Player
Xiaoyi Wang
 
BRUCE VENESS CHANDLER RESEARCH SUPPORT SCHOLARSHIP IN FOOD CHEMISTRY
Awarded on the basis of academic excellence and outstanding research potential to postgraduate scholars working in the field of Food Chemistry.
Edward O'Neill
Haihui Joy Jiang
Kathryn Leslie
Kylie Yang
Robert Rodger
Xiaoyi Wang
 
SURFACE COATINGS ASSOCIATION AUSTRALIA SCHOLARSHIP
Established in 2002 from matching contributions by the Surface Coatings Association Australia and the University, the purpose of this scholarship is to foster the further advancement of education in coating fields. The student must be enrolled in the MSc or PhD degree within the School of Chemistry and working in the area of surface coatings (including pigments, polymers, corrosion, weathering, adhesion and methods of manufacture).
Ahmed Owais Mohamed Ahmed
 
GEORGE HARRIS SCHOLARSHIP
This scholarship is awarded annually to students who have completed two years of study towards the degree of Doctor of Philosophy for their contribution to the research and teaching activities in the School.
Edwin Clatworthy
Elisabeth Tondl
Emma Watson
 
JOAN R CLARK RESEARCH SCHOLARSHIP
The Dr Joan R Clark Research Scholarships are supported by the income from gifts by Dr Joan R Clark, a distinguished mineral crystallographer who was formerly on the staff of the United States Geological Survey. The purpose of the Scholarship is to assist a postgraduate student proceeding to a Doctorate in the School of Chemistry to undertake research in connection with his/her doctoral thesis topic at a leading university overseas for a period of not less than six weeks.
Marcus Graziotto
Ellen Hemming
 
LE FÈVRE STUDENT LECTURE AWARDS 2016
This lecture was established in 1985 following a gift of $2 000 from Emeritus Professor R.J.W. Le Fèvre and is awarded on the recommendation of the Sydney University Chemical Society.
Clara Shen
Jordan D'Arcy
Andrew Giltrap