Scholarships Ceremony honors 98 students

98 students were awarded for their outstanding academic achievements during the Scholarships and Awards Ceremony on 27 November 2018.

Main highlights of the ceremony was when past scholarship recipients, Vilasani A/P Shritharan from the School of Engineering and Allah Buksh from School of Pharmacy, shared their incredible experience, and how receiving the award has benefited them in their university journey.

Vilasani expressed how Monash has been an eye-opening student life experience. “Monash has allowed me to grow socially, academically, and emotionally. Students enrolled in Monash University are taught to rise to the challenge, through an environment that cultivates creative and quick thinking. Through the course of my study so far, I’ve also experienced the true meaning of having a global family.”

For PhD student, Allah Bukhsh said “This scholarship from Monash University Malaysia fulfilled my dream of amplifying my education in one of the world’s renowned university. It has definitely opened, and I believe it will continue opening doors to many opportunities in furthering my professional and academic career.”

The ceremony recognised excellent scholars from five scholarship categories – Jeffrey Cheah Foundation, Monash Equity Scholarship, Monash High Achiever Award (for new students), Graduate Research Merit Scholarship, and The Star Education Fund. Since January 2018, Monash University Malaysia has given a total scholarship value of RM 24,552,421.96.

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Congratulations to all scholarships and awards recipients!