WH Ferguson Memorial Prize


Donated in 1959 by Joan (BAgrSc 1936) and Neville Haughton to perpetuate the memory of Mrs Haughton's uncle William Hamilton Ferguson, Victorian Government Geologist, who in 1903 mapped the coast around Inverloch and uncovered the first recorded dinosaur fossils in Australia.

Awarded to the highest placed Bachelor of Agriculture student in agricultural geology (EVSC20002) 


One-off  payment

Prize Value: approx. $50*

* Based on 2016 prize

How to apply

Terms and Conditions

This prize is determined by the FVAS Scholarships Committee

Payments are made after the Semester One census date


Recipients are expected to attend an award ceremony. Failure to attend (without extenuating circumstances) may result in cancellation of the payment.


No application required.