Student Awards

2019 International Student Awards

Our ninth annual International Student Awards were held today at the Government House of South Australia. His Excellency the Honourable Hieu Van Le AC, Governor of South Australia, presented awards to the winners in eleven categories including the coveted International Student of the Year.

Against strong competition, students from 13 countries including India, Nepal, Malaysia, China, Singapore, Vietnam, Colombia and Italy were recognised for their outstanding achievements during their time in South Australia.

For the first time in the awards’ history we celebrate dual winners for International Student of the Year.

Congratulations to the following winners on their accomplishments! 🏆

International Students of the Year: 
Thien Khoi (Richard) Tran from Vietnam studying at the University of South Australia
and
Alessandro Sereni from Italy studying at Flinders University
Click here to read more about their stories

Academic Excellence: Postgraduate (Research)
Winner: 
Sheela Evangeline Kumaran from India studying at Flinders University
Highly Commended: Liang Chen from China studying at The University of Adelaide
and
Carolin Reichherzer from Germany studying at the University of South Australia

Academic Excellence: Postgraduate (Coursework)
Winner: 
Alessandro Sereni from Italy studying at Flinders University
Highly Commended: 
Milan Paudel from Nepal studying at the University of South Australia
and
Keren Wu from China studying at Flinders University

Academic Excellence: Undergraduate
Winners:
Chenghan (Henry) Zhang from China studying at Flinders University
and
Thien Khoi (Richard) Tran from Vietnam studying at the University of South Australia
Highly Commended: Sulakshana Kumari Jayasekara from Sri Lanka studying at the University of South Australia

Academic Excellence: Vocational Education and Training
Winner:
Virroshan Kumar Krishna Kumar from Malaysia studying at TAFE SA
Highly Commended: Taraneh Saeedi from Iran studying at TAFE SA

Academic Excellence: Pathways
Winner: 
Marcela Tobon Castaño from Colombia studying at CELUSA
Highly Commended: Phuong Anh Hoang from Vietnam studying at The University of Adelaide College

Academic Excellence: School
Winner: 
Yufei Xu from China studying at University Senior College
Highly Commended: Eunah Joo from South Korea studying at Henley High School
and
Yu (Amy) Shi from China studying at Glenunga International High School

Community Engagement
Winner: 
Hoi Yan Wong from China studying at Flinders University
Highly Commended: Phuong Mai Dinh from Vietnam studying at the University of South Australia

Artistic Achievement
Winner: 
Leslie Nachula from Zambia studying at Flinders University
Highly Commended: Meixi Chen from China studying at Flinders University

Sporting Excellence
Winner: 
Grace Mak Ting Kun from Canada studying at the University of South Australia

Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Winner: 
Zhu Guiyong from China studying at The University of Adelaide

Student Event of the Year
Winner:
TEDxUniSA

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