PAMS 2023

PAMS 2023

The 2023 Premier’s Anzac Memorial Scholarship (PAMS) will run from 22 September until 4 October. Twenty scholars and three teachers with a shared passion for history will participate in an intensive study tour, visiting significant military sites and exciting places in Darwin and Singapore. The tour will be accompanied by a military historian to teach students about our nation’s military past and help them understand the importance of commemoration.


2023 scholars and schools

Name School Electorate
Ruby Hensley Burwood Girls High School Strathfield
Ava Beckinsale Bulli High School Heathcote
Hamish Sidgwick Trinity Anglican College Albury
Elyssa Hanna Newtown High School of the Performing Arts Newtown
Jack Maguire Kiama High School Kiama
Hannah Hodge Mercy Catholic College Willoughby
Kai Douglass Inverell High School Northern Tablelands
Mikayla McDonnell Finley High School Murray
Will Peake Winmalee High School Blue Mountains
James Warner Lindisfarne Anglican Grammar School Tweed
Eliana Patch Summerland Christian College Lismore
Lucas McClintock Parramatta Marist High School, Westmead Parramatta
Jaiah Wallace Saint Ignatius' College, Riverview Lane Cove
Amy Kennedy East Hills Girls Technology High School East Hills
James McDonald North Sydney Boys High School Willoughby
Oliver Baitch The Scots School Albury Albury
Hugh Bevan St Johns College Dubbo Dubbo
Gemma Oaklands Northholm Grammar School Hornsby
Evelyn Nutley Gosford High School Gosford
Molly Hoogland Santa Sabina College Strathfield


Accompanying teachers and staff

Name School / Office
Vicki Greer Coffs Harbour Senior College
Louise Dark Newcastle High School
David Nally Catholic Schools Parramatta Diocese
Professor Peter Stanley Tour Historian, Anzac Memorial