News: New Colombo Plan
NCP Scholar Sophie Eather tells us all about her exchange to Fudan University and what her upcoming plans are now that she’s finished her degree.
Ellen Schulz completed a Law School study tour to China; an exchange to Shanghai Jiao Tong University thanks to the Westpac Asian Exchange Scholarship; and in 2018 she completed both an internship in Sri Lanka and a study abroad program to the University of Colombo thanks to the New Colombo Plan.
Bridget Smart is currently on exchange at the National University of Singapore. Bridget is studying a Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences (Advanced). As a recipient of a 2019 New Colombo Plan Scholarship, Bridget has been funded for her exchange in Singapore as well as an additional internship in Japan.
Rhona Hamilton is currently on exchange at the University of Tokyo. As a recipient of a 2019 New Colombo Plan Scholarship, Rhona has been funded for her exchange and a two-month internship with a photonics laboratory at the University of Tokyo, as well as an additional internship at the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan.
Maria Positano is currently on exchange at Shanghai Jiao Tong University. As the recipient of a 2019 New Colombo Plan Scholarship and a PricewaterhouseCoopers 2019 fellow, Maria has been funded for her exchange and an additional six month internship at PricewaterhouseCoopers’ Shanghai office.
Sophie Eather is currently on exchange at Fudan University. As the recipient of a 2019 New Colombo Plan Scholarship, Sophie has been funded for her exchange and an additional internship in China. In this article, Sophie speaks to us about her goals of promoting Australian wine in China.
Cassandra Cook took part in the Reimagining India program through the New Colombo Plan.
Ryan Cunningham attended a Confucius Institute Semester Program, completed exchanges to both Tsinghua University and the University of Hong Kong, and completed an overseas internship. Ryan works in the Department of the Premier and Cabinet in their International Relations division.