The Impact of Your Giving…

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.

Discover what some of our previous scholarship recipients are doing now…

Haileybury Foundation Scholarship

Rija Khanal (OH 2008)

Rija studied medicine and is currently a paediatric trainee at Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne. We are proud to share that alongside the global paediatric community, Rija is applying her formidable 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."

Haileybury Foundation Scholarship

Haftu Strintzos (OH 2018)

Haftu graduated from Haileybury and travelled directly 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 has been loving his Villanova experience and 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."

Savaluscu/Aikman Scholarship

Ujjwal Chaudhry (OH 2015)

Ujjwal went on to study at Melbourne University, graduating in 2019. He has undertaken internships at Siemens and Ernst & Young and will commence a full time role at EY in 2021.

In the meantime, he has been working on a social justice podcast program centring on mental health with two Uni associates which is due to 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."

Savaluscu/Aikman Scholarship

Jodi Finegan (OH 2016)

Jodi is currently in her third year of an Arts degree at Melbourne Uni double majoring in Media and Communications/Spanish and Latin American Studies

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

2020 will see a number of our young students graduate… we look forward to following their progress as they leave our gates empowered as 21st Century citizens.

Haileybury Foundation. Changing Lives Forever.


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