Class of: 2009
School: Queen's High School
Scholarship Partner: Foodstuffs South Island Ltd
Hannah's positive outlook, aptitude and active participation in her wider community, combine to propel this hard-working individual forward in her education. Her academic fervour at Queen's High School resulted in being awarded the school's prize for Academic Excellence in 2008. As well as coming top in Physics, Statistics and Biology in 2010, Hannah passed Level 3 NCEA with an outstanding Excellence endorsement.
She graduated at the end of 2013 with a Bachelor of Science, majoring in Chemistry from the University of Otago, and then continued with a summer studentship with the Chemistry department before starting in the honours programme in 2014. . Her long term goal is to complete a PhD in Chemistry and contribute to research into sustainable energy technology.