The University of Newcastle, Australia

Meet the 2019 recipients

IDS scholarship recipients 2019

2019 scholarship recipients, from left to right: Fiona Mundie, Amanda Budden, Imogen Harris-McNeill, Emily Keating.

Angela Budden

Project Officer - Regional Campuses

Angela will attend the Circles conference in Texas, visit the Savannah College of Art and Design to investigate the use of augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) technologies in educational institutions for the purpose of improving student experience and student success.

Emily Keating

Marketing Officer - Marketing and Communications

Emily will attend the CASE Annual Conference on Marketing and Branding which will explore market trends and innovative ways of developing and delivering engaging content in the higher education sector.

Fiona Mundie

Project Officer - Regional Campuses

Fiona will visit four universities in the UK and attend the European First Year Experience Conference Optimising aiming to explore the creation of a best practice, whole-of-institution student association.

Imogen Harris-McNeill

Engagement Officer - Office of the PVC Health and Medicine

Imogen will visit the National University of Singapore, a number of universities in the UK and attending the UK Council of Deans of health students leadership programme's networking event in London aiming to benchmark best practice in the development and implementation of innovative co-curricular employability, mentoring and leadership programs.