I have cycled along Mounts Bay Road to UWA almost every day during my Honours year. As I rode by, I watched the foundations of the Forrest Hall being built. I spent the better part of that year pondering the unique experience that a Forrest Scholarship would offer. What excites me is the opportunity to be a part of a community of bright and motivated individuals, with the potential to spark new collaborations and innovations.
Sarah from Mandurah will look at genetic variation and environmental adaptability in dung beetles to help improve performance of Australian pastoral sector and develop improved understanding of species translocation.
The Forrest Research Foundation is on the lands of the Whadjuk Noongar peoples. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present and future.