Scholarship and Awards Recipients 2018

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Awards for Excellence – Universities

Name University Research Awarded
Alexander Dixon Auckland Near-infrared polarization imaging of soft tissue membranes for use in artificial heart valves. $8,000
Annie West Auckland Role of the gut microbiome in an inflammatory cloacal disease of the critically endangered kakapo. $12,000
Petera Hudson Waikato Bridging the digital divide, a story of internet access of families in rural isolated communities. $5,816
Rebecca McMullin Otago Tracking flow and fate of organic matter, nutrients and contaminants within food webs surrounding alternate aquaculture configurations. $5,483
Erica Boyd Canterbury Infection of apple trees by disease causing bacteria Erwinia amylovora and interactions with bacterial enemies for tree protection. $5,045
Abigail Bland Otago In Vitro and In Vivo Cytotoxicity of Metformin in Combination with Crizotinib in Anaplastic Lymphoma Kinase Positive Lung Cancer. $3,900
Chelsea Kerr Otago Light exposure in post harvest storage of loose-leaf lettuce; influence on nutrients and bioactive levels, and the benefits for human consumption. $2,000

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