Home Economics Institute of Australia state events



Home Economics Institute of Australia, Victoria (HEIA[V]) hosted a delightful morning tea on Saturday 19 March in Melbourne’s CBD to celebrate the 2022 Victorian O’Malley Trust scholars:


Corinne Davis

Michelle Grover

Racheal Caligiuri

Rheannon Theologous-Owen


Robert Ford, HEIA(V) Chairperson was the Master of Ceremonies and spoke about the amazing achievement becoming an O’Malley Trust scholar and presented each scholar with their certificate. Cheryl Sonter, HEIA President and past HEIA(V) President also congratulated each scholar and expressed how each scholar was a wonderful role model for the profession of Home Economics.


Two past Victorian O’Malley Trust scholars, Justin Beckley and Evette Fuller reflected on their experiences of being an O’Malley Trust scholar and what the scholarship afforded them. The morning was a wonderful celebration of achievement and future thinking for Home Economics.