Changemaker Award

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


The Changemaker Award recognises current students and staff who have made a noticeable positive impact by undertaking an impactful socially responsible or sustainable project; or by inspiring others to act in a more socially responsible or sustainable way.

The Binks Hub, in which Marisa de Andrade is co-director, is a recipient of the 2022-23 Changemaker Award. The Hub uses art, crafts, and creative activities to investigate how to tackle the issues that matter most to people, driving real-world, positive change. Starting in 2021, it has collaborated with over 20 community organisations, helping them to secure funding, train volunteer citizen researchers, develop research proposals, collaborate on research projects, and disseminate their research and other activities.