AFGHAN-born Mildura resident Jeff Ullah has been given the gift of a bright future by the Mallee Group of the Order of Australia Association.
The group has given Mr Ullah, 36, the Professor George Russell Memorial Award for a final-year Bachelor of Arts student at La Trobe University in Mildura who has the highest grade point average for an English major.
The group, which comprises the Mallee’s Order of Australia (AM) and Order of Australia Medal (OAM) recipients, funds the award, which includes a scholarship.
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