Former Margaret River student scores scholarshipRoxanne Moore

FORMER Margaret River Senior High School student Roxanne Moore is one of 26 Australians to receive a prestigious Fulbright Scholarship for 2013.

A lawyer, Ms Moore will have the opportunity to spend a year at an American university through winning one of two Fulbright Western Australia Scholarships sponsored by the State Government and universities.

She will undertake a Master of Laws, specialising in public international law and human rights law.

Ms Moore will learn about comparative human rights systems and gain expertise in specific topics, with a view to contributing to Australian human rights law reform and becoming an advocate.