Desmond Ball Prize for Strategic & Defence Studies Centre Undergraduate Studies

Offered by ANU College of Asia & the Pacific


The prize shall be awarded to the student who, in that year, was enrolled in a program leading to the award of the degree of Bachelor of Asia-Pacific Security or Bachelor of International Security Studies in the ANU College of Asia and the Pacific; completed the final year of study in the program; and achieved the best result as shown by the award of the highest average mark across the six compulsory core courses of the Asia-Pacific Security Major or five compulsory courses of the International Security Major.

Details of prizes including eligibility and Conditions of Award are subject to change without notice.

Previous winners

Year Name
2017 Geoffrey Flugge
2016 Jayshendra Karunakaren
2015 William Baulch
2014 Jay Robert Vlazlovski
2013 Tiffany Sleep
2012 David Martin
2011 David Martin (Inaugural award)