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USC Old Scholar awarded the prestigious Playford Trust PhD Scholarship

Champion freediver and scientist Jody Fisher wins Playford Trust scholarship to pursue her doctorate

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University Senior College Old Scholar, Jody Fisher (2003) has been awarded the prestigious Playford Trust PhD Scholarship.  Jody is currently a high achieving PhD candidate with the Flinders University Faculty of Science and Engineering.

It has been an absolute pleasure watching Jody’s journey since she graduated from University Senior College, inclusive of her national and international records in deep sea diving, classical guitar achievements throughout Europe, and an impeccable academic record in music, science and mathematics.

An extraordinary achievement Jody!

Jody’s Honours and Awards to date include:

Playford Trust PhD Scholarship

Playford Memorial Trust

April 2016

University Medal

Flinders University

2015

School of Biological Sciences* Honours Scholarship 2015

Flinders University

2015

Award for top ranking GPA in programme

*Mathematics major

DEWNR Honours Research Scholarship

Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources South Australia

2015

Max Clark prize in Science and Engineering

Flinders University

2014

Award for the highest undergraduate academic performance in the Faculty of Science

The Soroptimist International Southern Districts of Adelaide Prize for High Achieving Women

Flinders University

2014

Award for the highest undergraduate academic performance by a female student in the Faculty of Science

Summer Research Scholarship

Flinders University

2014

Dame Ruby Litchfield Performing Arts Award

Helpmann Academy

2011

Check out her story in The Advertiser>>

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