Second year Bachelor of Marketing student, Sarah Drury was recently selected as the recipient of the Polaris 3083 Undergraduate Scholarship in Marketing by DealCorp.
The scholarship recognises an outstanding second year student undertaking a Bachelor of Business (Marketing) or Bachelor of Business - Majoring in Marketing at La Trobe University Melbourne Campus.
Andrew Wyman from DealCorp made an official presentation to Sarah at the new Polaris community development earlier this month and said it is with pride that DealCorp offers a bright star the opportunity to shine even brighter.
"We congratulate Sarah for receiving this scholarship and trust that it will be a wonderful investment in her shining career ahead.
"Sarah has that potential to use her studies at La Trobe to impact the world around her, this is something we want to be part of," he said.
Professor Gillian Sullivan Mort, Marketing Discipline Head at La Trobe, says she is grateful to DealCorp for this unique opportunity for La Trobe students and congratulates the first scholarship winner, Sarah.
Sarah will receive $6,000 p.a. and may be offered a student placement and/or part-time casual employment with DealCorp in addition to her scholarship.
Polaris 3083 is a DealCorp community development, encompassing its own town centre, apartments, townhouses, shops, business premises, recreational areas and aged care and student accommodation. Environmentally sustainable, Polaris 3083 expands over 12 hectares, adjacent to La Trobe University.
Further information about the scholarship is available, Polaris 3083 Undergraduate Scholarship in Marketing by DealCorp.