NCWWA STEM BURSARY 2018
Congratulation to Laura Harris and Dana McMullen winner and runner up respectively of the NCWWA 2018 STEM Bursary. Plans are underway for the Hon Simone McGurk MLA to present the Awards at a Morning Tea at Parliament House.
Laura is studying a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) at Curtin University majoring in Mechatronic Engineering after completing Year 12 at Duncraig Senior High School in 2017.
Dana is in her third year of Mechanical Engineering at Curtin University
Both young women will be invited to speak at a NCWWA meeting later in the year.
Paddy Firstenberg Memorial Award
The Paddy Firstenberg Memorial Award is open and will close on Monday 25 June 2018.
Nominations are being called from women in industry, business or community service who have demonstrated leadership, exemplary achievement and outstanding contribution to the advancement of women. The Award honours the memory of Paddy Firstenberg who constantly sought to empower women. Nominations are required to address the selection criteria of:
•Demonstrated leadership ability
•Service as a role model or mentor
•Commitment to the empowerment of women
•How the business industry or community has benefited from the nominee's contribution
Nomination Form 2018.pdf