Honorary awards

Helen Selle

Mrs Helen Selle was made an Honorary Fellow of the University at a graduation ceremony held on 24 February 1994 in the Great Hall.


Mrs Helen Selle established one of the most generous and highly sought-after travelling scholarships offered at the University of Sydney. The McIlirath Scholarship in memory of her parents has enhanced the options for outstanding University graduates.

'It is for her dedication and commitment to the University of Sydney and its outstanding students that Mrs Selle is being honoured today,' said the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Don McNicol.

From 'The University of Sydney News', 8 March 1994