Creating Leaders of Tomorrow
The Deafness Council W.A., in conjunction with Santos Ltd, offer an annual Deafness Council Leadership Scholarship for students.
The scholarship is to the value of $3000 and is available to Deaf / Hard of Hearing Western Australians or groups with the objective of encouraging these young people to seek an opportunity to develop their leadership skills.
Eligible people are encouraged to apply by downloading the guidelines and filling in the online form or download the application form below.
Previous Scholarship Winners
2012 Drisanna Levitzke-Gray
2013 No award
2014 Camp for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students
2015 Rhys Johnson
2016 Zachary Nuich
2017 Ear Science Clinic Support Group - Funding support for the clinics Young Adults With Implants program.
2018 Sharon Safstrom - Funding assistance to complete the Australian Institute of Management—Women in Leadership program
2018 Jack Meakins - Support to enable completion of Certificate in Auslan at North Metropolitan TAFE
2019 Spartacus Devereux - Support to assist with completion of the Diploma of Teaching course at Edith Cowan University
2020 Khin Sek Hnin—Support to assist Khin complete her studies at university, to become a doctor of medicine