Astute scientist scoops Standard Bank Top Woman award

16 August 2019

Prof Keolebogile Shirley Motaung, Assistant Dean: Research, Innovation and Engagement at the Faculty of Science scooped the Standard Bank Top Woman in Science Award. The glitz and glam event took place at Emperor’s Palace Convention Centre last night.

Prof Keolebogile Shirley Motaung Standard Bank top Woman in Science.

The Standard Bank Top Women Awards celebrated outstanding women and the companies behind them. These annual awards honour and applaud outstanding leadership, inspiration, vision and innovation, in organisations that play a role in advancing women to the forefront of the economy. Covering all major economic sectors, and awarding business from SMME- to national-level.

Prof Motaung could not contain her joy. “God has been good to me and I thank TUT for all the unwavering support given to me. There is more to come and I am geared up to fly the university Flag sky high,” she said.

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