The University of Newcastle, Australia

Exceptional Community Service Award

The Exceptional Community Service Award recognises the work of an outstanding community member who has made a significant impact, and has enhanced the reputation of the University of Newcastle and its relationship with the wider community.

Previous recipients have enriched society through their work in community fundraising, establishing arts and culture, and embedding sustainability models in local society.


2018Dr Bernard Curran AMDoctor of Philosophy 1974, Bachelor of Arts 1968
   
2017Dr Joanne McCarthyBachelor of Arts 2003, Honorary Degree - Doctor of Letters 2015
   
2016Dr Neelam PradhanangaDoctor of Philosophy (Architecture) 2011
   
2015Dr William TanBachelor of Medicine 2005
   
2014Judy White AMDoctor of Philosophy (History) 2002, Honorary Degree - Master of Arts 1988
   
2013Maree Gleeson OAMDoctor of Philosophy (Medicine) 1988
   
2013William Edward John Paradice AMHonorary Degree - Doctor of Letters 2009
   
2012Jennie Thomas AMDoctor of Philosophy (Behavioural Science) 2001, Master of Medical Science (Health Promotion) 1997, Graduate Diploma in Health Social Science 1993
   
2011Pauline Chiarelli 
   
2010Robert Nelson 
   
2009Pippa RobinsonBachelor of Arts (Visual Arts) 1986, Associate Diploma in Art And Craft 1983
   
2008Greg Hays