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Florence, Robert & Colin Dempster Prize for Physiotherapy

Colin Dempster pictured with his mother Florence and father Robert.

History of the prize

The prize was founded in 2018 through a donation made by Mr Dempster Who has been the recipient of the professional skills of many of JCU's physiotherapy graduates and he wishes to acknowledge and thank them via this Prize.


Mr Colin Dempster

Prize Information

Awarded to the Bachelor of Physiotherapy student with the highest marks achieved over the 6 clinical placements undertaken in their 3rd and 4th year. (PS3007 and PS4001 chained subjects) or (PS3107 and PS4101 Honours chained subjects)


2022 - Samuel Ray Lehmann

2021 - Olivia Kate Smith

2020 - Paige Maree Hawkins

2019 - Casey Ann Smith

2018 - James Rory Moroney