Top row: Bronte Gosper, Jessica Coldrey, Dr Ashray Gunjur
Middle Row: Captain Amrinder Singh Ghuman, Lieutenant Hannah Phelps, Dr Mark Chia, Daniel Yore, Peter Clark
Front Row: Foundation Chairman, Jillian Segal AO, His Excellency General the Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Retd), Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, Her Excellency Mrs Linda Hurley, Alice Crawford
On Tuesday 2nd March, His Excellency General the Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Retd), Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia and the Foundation’s Patron-in-Chief, presented nine of our 2021 John Monash Scholars with their Scholarship Certificates in a special ceremony hosted at Government House, Canberra by the Governor General and Mrs Hurley. Four of the 2021 Scholars: Lauren Bennett, Emily Ragus, Holli Sargeant and Dr Brett Shannon, are currently overseas and therefore were unfortunately unable to attend the ceremony.
2020 Tim Fischer John Monash Scholar Dr Matthew Lennon writes for ABC Religion & Ethics on COVID-19
Read Matthew’s moving and insightful article for ABC Religion & Ethics on the devastating effect of the pandemic on elderly people and shifting attitudes on how society perceives the value of human lives.