Impact of our donors
Mentor’s Gift to Paediatric Neuromuscular Research Provides Hope
A recent gift of $1 million from Dr. Heather Johnston to support the research led by her mentee, Dr. Michelle Farrar, has both specialists reminiscing, and discussing the breakthrough treatment advances for the most vulnerable of patients, who until recently had no hope of improvement.
Mark Tidswell gifts $AU200,000 to School of Photovoltaic and Renewable Energy Engineering (SPREE) to maintain leading education for students
A longtime advocate and supporter of renewable energies, Mark has given generously to SPREE over the years, to ensure the next generation of photovoltaic engineering students receive the support they need.
Alumni community stands by students during the coronavirus crisis
UNSW alumni have donated over $45,000 and shared heartfelt messages to support students facing hardship during COVID-19.
Hong Kong-based alumnus Vincent Lam helps struggling UNSW students to ‘overcome the storm’ of COVID-19
Through his Lam Kwun King Memorial Fund, Hong Kong-based alumnus, Vincent Lam (MCom ’87) has generously donated $AU10,200 (HK$50,000) to UNSW’s Student Emergency Support Fund (SERF), helping students to overcome financial hardship as a result of COVID-19.
CBA gift helps UNSW address the gap in Australia's financial abuse research
With generous support from Commonwealth Bank, UNSW’s Gendered Violence Research Network will lead a new research agenda to increase public understanding of financial abuse.
SCUT and UNSW alumni join forces to help change the course of COVID-19
Alumni association members drive inspiring support for UNSW rapid research and frontline healthcare workers.
Celebrating 20 years of innovation with (virtual) Peter Farrell Cup
The recent Peter Farrell Cup event marked 20 years of celebrating the next generation of entrepreneurs, with the top prize going to medical device startup ALTEN.
UNSW professor named Chair in Constitutional Law thanks to generous gift from the Balnaves Foundation
Professor Megan Davis, Pro Vice-Chancellor Indigenous and Professor of Law at UNSW Sydney, has been named the Balnaves Chair in Constitutional Law following a $1.25 million gift from the Balnaves Foundation.