Scholarship Award Ceremony 2019 - Invitation

We are excited to invite new scholarship recipients, alumni, family members, friends and supporters of Western Chances to join us on Wednesday 27 March, 2019 for our annual Scholarship Award Ceremony.

You're invited to the Western Chances 2019 Scholarship Award Ceremony at Deakin Edge Theatre, Federation Square. Join the celebrations and acknowledge the achievements of our newest scholarship recipients and recognise their hard work and dedication to their education.

The event is attended by scholarship recipients, family members, nominators, school representatives, donors, supporters, Western Chances staff and Board members. The ceremony includes the presentation of certificates to new recipients, graduating alumni and the Helen Worladge Award for Outstanding Contribution to a committed and passionate scholarship nominator.alumni, family members, nominators, school principals, donors, supporters, Western Chances staff and Board members. It is a free event and we hope you can join us.

Special guest announced

We are delighted to announce the ceremony will be opened by Lord Mayor Sally Capp and the Master of Ceremonies is scholarship recipient James Holland. Western Chances recipients and alumni talents will be featured in an exhibition, a performance and a presentation.

If you would like to know more about the ceremony, you can read a wrap up of last year’s event here.

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RSVP Friday 15 March, 2019

Event Details Guests

Recipient Arrival Time: All scholarship recipients must arrive between 5.00pm and 5.15pm for a rehearsal.
Friends and family of recipients doors open at 6.00pm (you will be unable to enter the venue before that time)

Guest Arrival Time: From 6.00pm for a 6.30pm (sharp) start.

Location: Deakin Edge Theatre Federation Square (cnr of Swanston and Flinders Street in Melbourne's CBD)

Cost: Free

Details: Formalities conclude at 7.45pm, the event concludes at 8.30pm

Light refreshments will be served following the formal ceremony.

Major Event Sponsor

Western Chances is delighted to announce Transurban as the major sponsor of the 2019 Scholarship Award Ceremony. We thank Transurban for its ongoing generous support of Western Chances and for sponsoring the ceremony for the third consecutive year.

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