The Governor hosted a dinner for the six 2020 Western Australian Rhodes Scholarship candidates and selection committee members.
Each year, nine Rhodes Scholarships are available for outstanding Australians to study at the University of Oxford. One Rhodes Scholarship is offered in each of the States (NSW, VIC, QLD, WA, SA and TAS) and three for Australia-at-Large.
In 1973, the Honourable Kim Beazley AC, Governor of Western Australia was awarded the Rhodes Scholarship for Western Australia and completed a Master of Philosophy at Oxford University.
The Governor is the Chair of the WA Selection Committee. A winner will be announced after the interview process today.