Mum wins schol­ar­ship

Cockburn Gazette - - STREET WATCH -

ATWELL res­i­dent Amy Darby has re­ceived an ATCO Aus­tralia un­der­grad­u­ate schol­ar­ship to sup­port her ef­forts to com­plete a Bach­e­lor of Com­merce de­gree.

Ms Darby, 21, is study­ing at the Univer­sity of WA af­ter ap­ply­ing through the univer­sity’s ma­ture-age ac­cess pro­gram.

On top of study­ing, look­ing af­ter her chil­dren and work­ing part-time, Ms Darby pro­vides men­tor­ing to high-school stu­dents who have be­come dis­en­gaged with their stud­ies.

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