Eight UNSW students have joined the ranks of Australia's sporting elite after winning prestigous Ben Lexcen Scholarships.
It's been a long journey, but 17-year-old Sudanese refugee Teresa Yuol is kicking off her university career as UNSW's first Football united scholar.
COFA student Belem Lett has won the sought-after Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship.
Jenna Owen is determined to close the gap on Indigenous health when she becomes the first Aboriginal optometrist in NSW.
Arts/Law student Fiona Cunningham has won the UNSW Harvard Travel Scholarship.