. . SCHOLARSHIPS, PRIZES AND AWARDS
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Ashby Prize
Offered annually for the best essay, submitted by a student in the Faculty of Science,
that forms part of the requirements of Pure Mathematics 4, Applied Mathematics 4 or
Mathematical Statistics 4.
Value: $360.
Norbert Quirk Prize No IV
Awarded annually for the best essay on a given mathematical subject by a student enrolled
in a fourth year course in mathematics (Pure Mathematics, Applied Mathematics or
Mathematical Statistics) provided that the essay is of sufficient merit.
Value: $250.
David G. A. Jackson Prize
Awarded for creativity and originality in any undergraduate Pure Mathematics unit of study.
Value: $1100.
Australian Federation of Graduate Women: Prize in Mathematics
Awarded annually, on the recommendation of the Head of the School of Mathematics
and Statistics, to the most distinguished woman candidate for the degree of B.A. or
B.Sc. who graduates with first class Honours in Pure Mathematics, Applied Mathematics
or Mathematical Statistics.
Value: $175.
Rolf Adams Prize
This annual prize is awarded to the pure mathematics honours student who delivers the
best talk.
Value: $100.
University Medal
Awarded to Honours students who perform outstandingly. The award is subject to Faculty
rules, which require a Faculty mark of 90 or more in Pure Mathematics 4 and a WAM of
80 or higher in 3rd year. More than one medal may be awarded in any year.

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. ENTRY, ADMINISTRATION AND ASSESSMENT