University News

Awards and Prizes

Dr Andrew Lawrence-King

Grammy makes it a double whammy

Monday, 21 March 2011

A research fellow from The University of Western Australia has won a Grammy - music's answer to the Oscars.

UWA Fogarty Awards recognise state's top students

Tuesday, 15 March 2011

Some of the State's top students have been presented with scholarships to study at The University of Western Australia during a ceremony at Winthrop Hall.

Friends of UWA Music Travelling Scholarship Award Winner

Tuesday, 15 March 2011

The School of Music is pleased to announce the 2010 recipient of the Friends of Music Travelling Scholarship is violinist and violist Dora Maria. 

Robert Clarke

Law student wins International Humanitarian Writing Competition and goes to Washington

Tuesday, 15 March 2011

Robert Clarke is off to Washington after winning inaugural International Humanitarian Law Student Writing Competition.

UWA Awards

Monday, 14 March 2011

Five Indigenous students were awarded UWA Excellence Awards or UWA Diversity and Merit Awards at the 2011 UWA Fogarty Foundation Undergraduate Awards and Scholarships Ceremony on 13 March 2011.

Lawyer, cancer researcher and global warming expert USA-bound

Friday, 11 March 2011

Three graduates of The University of Western Australia are among 26 Australians recognised as Fulbright Scholars in 2011.

Kim Scott

Noongar storyteller wins regional literary prize

Friday, 11 March 2011

A PhD graduate from The University of Western Australia has become the first Indigenous author to win the Commonwealth Writers' Prize for best book in South-East Asia and the Pacific.

Vice-President of Indonesia, Professor Dr Boediono

Indonesia's Vice-President returns to UWA for prestigious award

Friday, 11 March 2011

The contribution made by the Vice-President of Indonesia, Professor Dr Boediono, to global affairs has been recognised with the awarding of an Honorary Doctorate from The University of Western Australia from where he graduated more than 40 years ago.

His Excellency Professor Dr Boediono

Indonesian Vice-President speaking at UWA

Tuesday, 8 March 2011

The Vice-President of Indonesia, His Excellency Professor Dr Boediono will be awarded an honorary doctorate from The University of Western Australia at a special ceremony to be held in Winthrop Hall on Thursday evening.

Maree O'Callaghan

AICD Prize Winner Announced

Tuesday, 8 March 2011

UWA Business School

The University of Western Australia EMBA student Ann Maree O'Callaghan has won the inaugural AICD Prize. The prize, awarded by the Australian Institute of Company Directors, recognises the academic, professional and community achievements of a UWA Business School postgraduate student.