The Scholarship Journey

Scholarships / The Scholarship Journey
L-R Back Par Chin Sung, Bertha Moore, Shanaye, Kawlija-Merle Brahim, Shontae Coyne L-R Front Ty Spaulding, Evie O'Farrell, Hannah Truong, Hugh Atkinson Insert Aled Morrow

YAL Lower Secondary Scholarship Recipeint 2017 – Bertha Moore (year 9)

Bertha will be entering year 9 at Swan View Senior High in 2018. She is in the academic extension program and the drama program and has just been selected to be part of the school representative council. She dreams of being an actor, but wants to study drama and teaching when she finishes school so she can teach her passion to others. Bertha is the eldest of 9 children and plays a large role in taking care of her siblings,

YAL & Dome Kelmscott & Armadale Lower Secondary Scholarship Recipient 2017 – Evie O’Farrell (year 9)

Evie will be entering year 9 at Kelmscott Senior High School in 2018, where she is part of two special programs in athletics and music. Bright and determined to succeed, she excels at both school and on the running track. Evie feels her family is under increased financial pressure to due to the low income her mother earns as an education assistant of students with special needs at a local primary school. Evie is extremely p

YAL & City of Swan Lower Secondary Scholarship Recipient 2017 – Shanaye (year 9)

Shanaye will be entering year 9 at La Salle College in Middle Swan in 2018. This bright young lady is in the care of foster parents and has been since she was 4 years old. When asked about her most significant challenge it was having to change homes so often and make the adjustments needed to her new home, new carers, new rules. This is quite a challenge for someone so young. For the past 9 years, she has been with her current

YAL Lower Secondary Scholarship Recipient 2016 – Abby Hennighan (year 7)

Abby Hennighan
Abby is a passionate 12-year-old young lady who is determined to build a bright future for herself. She lives with her family in Geraldton WA and has been accepted to John Curtin College of the Arts in 2017 where she will enter Year 7. Abby will board at City Beach Residential College in order to attend school in Perth. Abby is a caring young lady who has dreams of becoming a sports reporter. Abby applied for a YAL scholarshi