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Established in 1971, The Leonard and Kathleen O'Brien Humanitarian Trust provides postgraduate fellowships for deserving students who wish to pursue advanced study or research in any academic, artistic, or professional field at any recognized university or research establishment. The fellowships are administered by a Committee known as The O'Brien Foundation.


The Alumni Award of Distinction was introduced in 2015 to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the O’Brien Foundation.

Members of the O’Brien Foundation Alumni have made significant contributions to their professions and communities at home and throughout the world.

The Alumni Award of Distinction is designed to recognize outstanding achievements of a member of the alumni. This award is the highest honour the O’Brien Foundation could bestow upon an alumnus.&nbs...