Sibella Matthews


Sibella Matthews

2016 Harvard Menzies Scholar

Scholarship biography (at time of award)

Sibella Matthews is a Sydney solicitor and policy advisor is passionate about the juvenile justice and child protection systems within Australia.

Sibella was awarded the scholarship to undertake a Masters in Public Policy from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University and plans to use the degree to better protect children’s rights.

Sibella’s ambition is to use innovative policy reforms to bring the states and territories together to decrease the number of children in need of protection caught up in the criminal justice system.

Studied at: Harvard University

Scholarship Year: 2016

Fields of Interest

Childrens Rights, Law, Public Policy