Former Carroll College school captain Samantha Law has been recognised as one of the nation’s brightest young minds.
Ms Law, who attends the University of Wollongong, was named the winner of the Jacobs Engineering Consulting Award at the GradConnection’s Top 100 Future Leaders award night on Wednesday, February 13.
Two other University of Wollongong students, Kelly Gleeson and Ann Pham, were also finalists in two other categories.
With one year to go in her degree, she is focused on how the issues of coastal sustainability and management.
“Leadership means being a role model in your field but also it is about being able to motivate and encourage people around a common goal,” she said.