This Scholarship was established in 2006 by the ANU College of Law in memory of, Phillipa Weeks, a much loved and respected former ANU Faculty of Law Professor. Phillipa attended school in country NSW, before she was awarded a scholarship to study at ANU. This began a successful academic career at ANU where she earnt much respect through her inspiring teaching and research into Labour Laws. The scholarship is awarded to a first year Bachelor of Laws student from a regional or remote area of Australia. The Phillipa Weeks Scholarship is a fitting tribute to Phillipa's work and life and enables students to study and expand research into her given field.