Awards

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PhD

2015 – 2018: PhD Scholarship Australian Postgraduate Award, AUD$26 682 pa

2015 – 2018: PhD Scholarship Sydney Eye Hospital Postgraduate Foundation Top-Up Scholarship, AUD$5000 pa

2016: ARVO International Travel Grant, USD$1100

2016: ARVO Members-in-Training Outstanding Poster Award (Lens Section), USD$100

2016: University of Sydney, Postgraduate Research Support Scheme (PRSS), AUD$1553.18

2016: Award for Outstanding Presentation, Bosch Institute, AUD$50

2017: Finalist in the inaugural Translational Vision Summit, Asia-ARVO (Brisbane, Australia), Prize money USD$1000

2017: Finalist in the Bosch Institute Advanced Microscopy Facility Micrograph of the Year Competition, University of Sydney

2017: 2nd Place, Sydney Eye Hospital Student Presentation Award, Annual Higher Degree Research Symposium, Save Sight Institute, University of Sydney

2017: University of Sydney, Sydney Medical School, Award for Outstanding Achievement in Research (Oral Presentation Category), Australian Society for Medical Research NSW Scientific Meeting 2017, AUD$500

2017: University of Sydney, Postgraduate Research Support Scheme (PRSS), AUD$1925.70

2017: J&J Vision Care Student Travel Fellowship, USD$750 to attend American Academy of Optometry Annual Meeting in Chicago, Illinois

2018: Student Travel Fellowship, USD$750 to attend ARVO in May, 2018 (Honolulu, Hawaii) from the American Academy of Optometry

Undergraduate

2009: Faculty of Science Dean’s List, University of New South Wales for outstanding academic performance in 2008

2010: Faculty of Science Dean’s List, University of New South Wales for outstanding academic performance in 2009

2011: Summer Vacation Research Scholarship, University of New South Wales

2012: Luxottica Prize for Ocular Therapeutics in Year 4, University of New South Wales for the highest average result in OPTM4151 Ocular Therapeutics 4A and OPTM4251 Ocular Therapeutics 4B

2013: BOC Head of School’s Prize, University of New South Wales for   distinguished performance throughout the Bachelor of Optometry/Bachelor of Science program

2013: Luxottica Prize for Clinical Ocular Therapeutics in Year 5, University of New South Wales for the highest average result in OPTM5151 Clinical Ocular Therapeutics 5A and OPTM5251 Clinical Ocular Therapeutics 5B

2013: The Optometric Vision Research Foundation Prize, University of New South Wales for the best research project presentation in the final year of the Bachelor of Optometry/Bachelor of Science program