The Crown Princess Mary Scholarship was founded in 2004, as a wedding gift from the University of Copenhagen.
The scholarship each year funds the exchange of 2 Australian students at a Danish university.
The scholarship was handed out for the first time in 2005. Mary was accompanied by countess Victoria Bernstorff-Gyldensteen.
The winners were Pia Akerman of Sydney University and Andrew Fleming of the University of Adelaide.
Her new earrings were by Marianne Skaarup. The Danish jewel designer had sent them to Mary as a gift for her first wedding anniversary.
The crown princess was expecting her first child.