Inaugural Nikola Tesla Medal Award has been presented to Bojan Derajić from Faculty of Electrical Engineering (Elektrotehnički fakultet – ETF) of the University of Banja Luka in Republika Srpska. The Medal was presented to Bojan at the Faculty Ceremony that also involved other amazing young talents that have graduated from ETF this year (see photos from Ceremony).
Tesla Forum of WA Inc. awards the ETF student enrolled and attending Year 2, 3 or 4 of studies that achieves the highest weighted average mark in the school year. The Prize will be awarded annually over a period of five years commencing in 2021, after which the Tesla Forum and ETF may review and extend its option.
Bojan has achieved outstanding results in his studies and he is only the 2nd student in the history of ETF in Banja Luka that has completed his studies with an average grade of 10 (out of 10) in all courses!
Our congratulations to this brilliant young man! Bojan can be proud of his achievements and we wish him all the happiness in life while chasing his dreams and building a professional career.
Many thanks to our long-time members and loyal supporters Dragana and Dragan Vojinović, owners of Cooling Towers WA Pty Ltd, who are donors for the monetary part of the award.
Also thanks to our members Vedrana (Grbović) Koprivica and Vladimir Jelenković who established contact with ETF and made all necessary arrangements to enable this wonderful initiative to happen.