Teachers Mutual Bank Harvard Scholarship Talk to us Phone us Email us Breadcrumbs Teachers Mutual Bank Community 2017 Teachers Mutual Bank Harvard Scholarship 6 June 2017 6 June 2017 Teachers Mutual Bank Harvard Scholarship Supporting principals' professional development Teachers Mutual Bank Harvard Scholarship gives one Principal from a government primary or secondary school in Australia the opportunity to undertake a professional education leadership program at Harvard Graduate School of Education in the USA. 2017 Scholarship Winner: Melissa Proctor is the 2017 winner of the Teachers Mutual Bank Harvard Scholarship. As the Principal of Bass Hill Public School, she has been in the role for 3 years and in that time has turned the school around so that it is no longer viewed by the community as a school “not to go to”. Her ability to implement a completely different culture at Bass Hill and reduce the suspensions from 50 to 0 in three years makes her an excellent candidate for the Teachers Mutual Bank Harvard Scholarship. Melissa was selected against a highly competitive field. She has several held leadership positions including: Acting Principal of Campbellfield Public School Reliving Principal of Homebush West Public School Vice President of the Bankstown Primary Principal Council President of the Liverpool Primary Principals Council L-R: Public Education Foundation Executive Director, David Hetherington, Principal Bass Hill Public School, Melissa Proctor and Teachers Mutual Bank CEO Steve James. Back to top.