SQA physics awards

The Institute of Physics in Scotland presents prizes to the pupils who scored tops marks in SQA higher and advanced higher physics. These are presented at the physics teachers’ meeting held in Stirling each year.

Awards winners

Higher 2016

Harry Mclachlan, Breadalbane Academy
Physics Advanced Higher 2016 Sam Ward, Dollar Academy

Higher 2015

Baran Karakus, St Thomas Aquinas Secondary School, 
Physics New Higher 2015 Cammy Sriram, The High School of Glasgow ; 
Physics Revised Higher 2015 YuGeng Zhang, George Heriot's ; 
Physics Advanced Higher Jonathan Mortlock, St Joseph's College; 
Physics Revised Advanced Higher 2015 Zoe K Mack-Smith, George Watson's College ; 
Euan Miles, North Berwick High School

Higher 2014

Megan L Auld,The Glasgow Academy
Physics (Revised) Higher 2014 Hamish Innes, Stewart's Melville College
Mark Baker, George Watson's College
Physics Advanced Higher 2014 Stuart J McGibbon, St Ninian's High School
(Mr) Raheem Beg, Perth High School
Physics (Revised) Advanced Higher 2014 Michael Brown, George Watson's College

Higher 2013

Callum S Watson, Balfron High School
Physics Advanced Higher 2013 Maria Tatulea-Codrean, Dollar Academy
Physics (Revised) Higher 2013 Donald A W Taylor, George Watson's College
Physics (Revised) Advanced Higher Emma L Rankin, George Watson's College Caitlin E Stark, George Watson's College

Higher 2012

  • Anna Nichol, The High School of Glasgow
  • Andrew Niven, Stewart Melville's College
  • Iain Ogilvie, Jordanhill School
  • Cameron Pringle, The High School of Dundee

Advanced Higher 2012

  • James Matthew, George Heriot's School

Higher 2011

  • Dugald Hepburn, Boroughmuir High School
  • James Matthew, George Heriots' School

Advanced Higher 2011

  • Scott Melville, Hutchesons' Grammar School
  • Gavin Macauley, St Aloysius' College

Higher 2010

  • Miss Xinyi Qui, Douglas Academy Glasgow
  • Joe Chun Lam Wong, Hillhead High School

Advanced higher 2010

  • Katie M Vokes, Firhill High School
  • Yifeng Song (Miss), Gryffe High School

Higher 2009

  • Neil Henderson
  • Yifeng Song
  • Jennifer Millar
  • Thomas Shinton

Advanced higher 2009

  • Owen Mitchell
  • Charles L Macmillan
  • Steven D J Welsh
  • Callum D Vipond
  • Laura Douglas

Higher 2008

  • Alison Davies, The High School of Glasgow

Advanced higher 2008

  • Christie Noble, Robert Gordon's College

Higher 2007

  • Douglas K K Chiah, Hutchesons’ Grammar School, Glasgow

Advanced higher 2007

  • Denesh Srikantharajah, Robert Gordon’s College, Aberdeen
  • Jennifer Louise Mahoney, Stevenson College, Edinburgh

Higher 2006

  • Daryl W, Park Mains High School, Erskine

Advanced higher 2006

  • Gregor B Stewart, Marr College, Troon


Related information

IOP in Scotland