Board Chairman Dr Joe Goodall Valedictory Dinner Awards

Academic Prizes

Academic prizes are awarded annually at the Academic Dinner.

Cromwell College Foundation Scholarships

Two scholarships each for $1000 are awarded annually for exceptional academic performance in any field.  

The Governors’ Prize

Awarded to the student in the Faculty of Health Sciences who achieves the highest GPA over 3 or more consecutive semesters ($300)

The Old Collegians’ Prize

Awarded to the student in the Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology who achieves the highest GPA over 3 or more consecutive semesters ($300)

The V.E. Hancock Memorial Prize

Awarded to the student in the Faculty of Business, Economics and Law who achieves the highest GPA over 3 or more consecutive semesters. This Prize was given in memory of Mr V.E. Hancock CMG, a Foundation Governor who made many generous gifts to the College ($300).

The Rod McElhinney Prize

Awarded to the student in the Faculty of Science who achieves the highest GPA over 3 or more consecutive semesters. The prize is donated by Mr Rod McElhinney - Cromwell College 1957-1960. ($300)

The Rev Daniel Gunson Memorial Prize

Awarded to the student in the Faculty of Natural Resources, Agriculture and Veterinary Science who achieves the highest GPA over 3 or more consecutive semesters ($300)

Edwin Hobart Lockley Prize

Awarded to the student in the Faculty of Arts who achieves the highest GPA over 3 or more consecutive semesters ($300)

Cromwell College Prize

Awarded to a student of Cromwell College in the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences who achieves the highest GPA over 3 or more consecutive semesters ($300).

The Yvonne Rogers Memorial Prize

Awarded to the second year student who, in their first year at University and as a student of the College, achieves the greatest improvement on the basis of the results obtained in that student’s first year studies, across a full load of courses. Yvonne Rogers was a Fellow of the College and she served for more than twenty five years on its Board and many of its Committees. Her capacity to care and her willingness to work and to share in a spirit of Christian love were the hallmark of Yvonne’s numerous contributions to Cromwell ($300)

Senior Tutor’s Award

Awarded to the student who has made the most outstanding contribution to the Tutorial program this year.

Corridor Cup

Awarded to the Cromwell College corridor that earns the highest GPA in the most recent semester.

The Frederick North Memorial Prize. 

Presented to a student who best exhibits spiritual leadership within the College ($300). Awarded annually at the Valedictory Dinner.

The N C Duong Memorial Prize.

Presented to a member of Cromwell College whose academic performance is satisfactory and who has made a notable contribution to the community’s life, particularly in the promotion of international understanding.  “Mike” Duong was a member of Cromwell from 1960-1964, and contributions to a fund by his fellow students made this award possible ($300). Awarded annually at the Cultural Dinner.

The Stephen Carlton Prize

The Prize is awarded to the student who has made the most significant contribution to the cultural life of the College, and the recipient will typically have encouraged other residents to become actively involved in this aspect of College life. The Prize ($300) is donated by Mr Stephen Carlton, a long time resident of the College who was strongly associated with Cromwell's cultural activities during the 1980s. Awarded annually at the Cultural Dinner. 

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