Foundation scholarships

The impact of your giving

Changing lives forever

Since its inception, Haileybury Foundation has nurtured a number of deserving young scholarship beneficiaries who have gone on to study, build their future and contribute to the community.


Rob Fildes (OH '58) Scholarship

Kayla Salmons (OH 2020): Kayla was a Blazer Squad member of Haileybury Girls Basketball team and has accepted a scholarship to attend Idaho State University in the US, playing Basketball and studying Psychology.

This is something Kayla has worked hard for and believes would not have been possible without the incredible generosity of her benefactor, Mr Rob Fildes AM (OH '58).


Haileybury Parents & Friends Castlefield Scholarship

Tyrone Foster (OH 2020): Having studied English, Maths Methods and Business Management in his final year, Tyrone is studying Business, Banking and Finance at Monash University. We look forward to connecting with Tyrone as his university study continues.


William Buckland Foundation Scholarship

Alli Charles (OH 2020): Alli was a valued member of the Berwick cohort and is excited about her plans for the future. She graduated from Haileybury where she was the beneficiary of a William Buckland Foundation Indigenous Student Scholarship. This year Alli commences a double degree in Information Technology and Arts at Monash University.


Haileybury Foundation Scholarship

Haftu Strintzos (OH 2018): Haftu graduated from Haileybury and travelled to the US to take up a sports scholarship at Villanova University, Pennsylvania. Haftu is studying Engineering at Villanova.

As an elite student-athlete, Haftu is a valued member of the Villanova track and field team, participating at major inter-uni events across the US.

“I know for sure that I wouldn’t be in the position I am now if I hadn’t come to Haileybury.”
Haftu Strintzos (OH 2018)

Savaluscu/Aikman Scholarship

Jodi Finegan (OH 2016): Jodi is in her third year of an Arts degree at the University of Melbourne where she is doing a double major in Media and Communications/Spanish and Latin American Studies.

She is President of the Melbourne Arts Students Society, working with a committee of 15 students and the Faculty of Arts and the Office of the Dean.


Savaluscu/Aikman Scholarship

Ujjwal Chaudhry (OH 2015): Ujjwal studied at the University of Melbourne, graduating in 2019. He has undertaken internships at Siemens and Ernst & Young and will commence a full-time role at the end of 2021.

He has been working on a social justice podcast program centering on mental health with two university associates that will launch soon.

“Haileybury prepared me for my journey in University, particularly through the values of having a global outlook and the importance of social justice. Beyond university, I’m passionate about mental health and creating positive impact which stems right back to Haileybury, where we were taught the importance of mental wellbeing and creating a community of care.”
Ujjwal Chaudhry (OH 2015)

Haileybury Foundation Scholarship

Rija Khanal (OH 2008): Rija studied medicine and is a paediatric trainee at the Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne. Alongside the global paediatric community, Rija is applying her knowledge and support to address the COVID-19 crisis in our community.

“Academic excellence was a direct result of my scholarship… which put me in really good stead for going to University.”
Rija Khanal (OH 2008)
For further information please contact

Email: foundation@haileybury.vic.edu.au
Phone: +61 3 9904 6141