Established in 2017, the Pitcher Partners Charitable Fund provides financial and professional support to disadvantaged members of the community seeking to undertake potential study in accounting and related fields.
The inaugural 2018 scholarship recipients are Jamie Sideris and Ngoc (Chloe) Le. Both recipients are studying Batchelor of Commerce at Deakin University – read their stories below.
I came to Australia 12 years ago with my family. When we first came to Australia, life had completely turned around. In the first year, we struggled to adapt to the new life in a new country. I was the only member of the family that could speak English well enough to find a job. Read more
I have worked dead-end jobs since I was 15 years old, and knew I wanted to achieve more with my life. I didn’t know what I wanted to do so I decided to enrol in Arts to see if I could find something I could become passionate about. Through Arts I found my passion for accounting. Read more
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