Congratulations to Indigenous law student, Corey Smith, who is the recipient of the Law Council of Australia John Koowarta Reconciliation Law Scholarship for 2013.
Law Council of Australia President, Mr Joe Catanzariti, said the Scholarship commemorates the memory of John Koowarta, an inspirational man who pioneered Indigenous land rights in Australia.
“It is my great pleasure to announce Mr Smith as the 2013 John Koowarta Reconciliation Law Scholarship recipient.
“Mr Smith is the 23rd recipient of the Scholarship which assists Indigenous men and women to study law.
“He has a passion for Indigenous issues and a desire to use his educational opportunities to ensure all people in Australia are treated equally before the law.