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Samantha

James Cook University

My aspirations to move across the country, and now across the world, to study, initially seemed over-ambitious, however, having the GAF scholarship has made them a reality.

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Rose

Australian Catholic University

As a recipient of a GAF scholarship, Rose Booth plans to stay connected to her rural roots while helping people lead healthier lives.

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Georgia

Griffith University

While I was initially nervous about moving away from home, I realised that the best way of making a new place feel like home is to talk...

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Caitlin

Earthwatch Institute

'I have discovered that my passion lies in the environment sector and in assisting the next generation to discover, grow and feed their passion in this field.

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Jon

RMIT University

A recent speech given by Jon Allemand at the 2016 RMIT Scholarship Awards Ceremony perfectly sums up the opportunities provided by a scholarship.

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Ella

Swinburne University

'My decision to study Biomedical Engineering was further enhanced when I developed an EMG controlled robotic claw and Heart Rate Monitor as a project in Digital and...

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Jess

Earthwatch Institute

'It’s a surreal experience to go from participating in the Student Challenge to now be organising and watching children and adults participate in expeditions similar to the...

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Josette

Murdoch University

'It is a brilliant vision to support rural and remote students, and in my opinion, some of the most dedicated and passionate students are located in remote...

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