Prizes and awards

Each year, RMIT awards prizes to high achieving students.

2021 major prize winners

  • J N McNicol Prize: Harrison Schipke, School of Engineering (STEM)
  • Patricia Guthrie Memorial Award: Rebecca Nielsen, School of Education (DSC)
  • RMIT Award for Higher Education: Naomi Kelsey, School of Global Urban and Social Studies (DSC)
  • RMIT Award for Vocational Education: Andrew Mutwiri Njue, School of Vocational Business Education (BUS/LAW)
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Acknowledgement of country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business - Artwork 'Luwaytini' by Mark Cleaver, Palawa.