Adelaide University Sport would like to congratulate our 2019 Scholarship Recipients. We had nine recipients across five scholarships for participants ranging across seven different sports. Below is a list of Scholarship Recipients and the history behind each scholarship.
President’s Scholarship $1,000
Awarded to University of Adelaide students in their first year of study who is also a member of an Adelaide University Sport club.
Will McGowan (Football / Cricket)
Oscar Harms (Cricket)
Lachlan Hunter (Basketball)
Charlie Jessop Scholarship $2,000
Awarded in recognition of Charlie Jessop, an Adelaide University Sport life member who made significant contributions to the University of Adelaide, Adelaide University Sport & the Law faculty. The scholarship is awarded to a University of Adelaide Law student, who not only excels in their chosen sport, but also gives valuable service to their Adelaide University Sport club.
Olivia Sprod (Athletics)
Don Stranks Scholarship $2,000
Dedicated to the late Professor Don Stranks, former Vice-Chancellor & Vice-President of the University and keen supporter of the Football and Cricket clubs.
Matthew Langridge (Football)
Cameron Edwards (Cricket)
Bill Scammel Scholarship $2,000
Named after a former Chancellor of the University of Adelaide and supporter of Adelaide University Sport, this scholarship is awarded to a University of Adelaide student, who has contributed overall to his or her sporting club, both competitively and through support of the club.
Courtney Donnellan (Volleyball)
Bob Heddle Scholarships $2,000
In recognition of the many years of service and support given by Bob, who was Director of the University Health Service for almost 20 years as well as a member of University Council and the Adelaide University Sport Board of Management. The scholarships are awarded on merit to unspecified sports.
Sophie Edwards (Cycling)
Hugo Langsford (Boat)