Latest News

Gift secures international Professorship

Dr Paul Kwok Lee Impact of Giving benefactor Milton Sims Visiting Professorship Orthodontic

Thanks to an incredibly generous bequest from alumnus Dr Paul Kwok Lee, the continuity of Milton Sims Visiting Professorship is assured.

[Read more about Gift secures international Professorship]

A lasting legacy: scholarships to support public health research

Ian Wilson Liberal research scholarship recipients with Mary Wilson, from left: Julie Morgan, Kaitlin Harkess and Ashlee Borgkvist

For PhD student Julie Morgan, the support of the Ian Wilson Liberal Research Scholarship is more than just financial – it’s a source of contemplation and energy.

[Read more about A lasting legacy: scholarships to support public health research]

Inaugural Emiritus Professor George Rogers AO supplementary scholarship awarded

Scholarship recipient Timothy Allen with Emeritus Professor George Rogers AO

Timothy Allen received the inaugural Emeritus Professor George Rogers Supplementary Scholarship. The scholarship is the result of a generous $150,000 donation made to the University in 2017 by an anonymous donor.

[Read more about Inaugural Emiritus Professor George Rogers AO supplementary scholarship awarded]

Agriculture Scholarship to fund a bright future for Emma

Emma Godde presented with her Scholarship by His Excellency the Honourable Alex Chernov AC QC Governor Victoria

In 2013, Bachelor of Agricultural Sciences student Emma Goode was working three jobs, commuting more than three hours each day and considering dropping out of University when she became the fortunate recipient of the Trevor Dillon Agronomic Roseworthy Study Scholarship.

[Read more about Agriculture Scholarship to fund a bright future for Emma]

Kate Obst: 2018 Westpac Future Leaders Scholarship Scholar, one year on

One year after being awarded the prestigious Westpac Future Leaders Scholarship, one of the University of Adelaide’s 2018 Future Leaders reflect on the past 12 months, what it means to be a leader and the value of the Westpac 100 Scholars Network.

[Read more about Kate Obst: 2018 Westpac Future Leaders Scholarship Scholar, one year on]

Taplin Indigenous Bursary

Aboriginal staff and students at the University of Adelaide will have the opportunity to travel overseas to learn about indigenous research and teaching projects in other countries, thanks to the generosity of former Pro Vice-Chancellor (International), Emeritus Professor John Taplin.

[Read more about Taplin Indigenous Bursary]

Natasha’s gift of education

Quality education for everyone – no matter what their background – has been a key motivator for Natasha Stott Despoja AM for as long as she can remember.

[Read more about Natasha’s gift of education]

Westpac Bicentennial Foundation: 2018 Scholarship Afternoon Tea

Westpac Scholars South Australia Scholarship Philanthrophy

Together with Westpac Bicentennial Foundation, the University of Adelaide hosted an afternoon tea to celebrate our 2018 scholarship recipients.

[Read more about Westpac Bicentennial Foundation: 2018 Scholarship Afternoon Tea]

A gift to the tune of a Koenig-Betcher violin

Mae Traeger Koenig-Betcher violin philanthrophy University of Adelaide

Through the generosity of donors Mae Napier-Traeger become the custodian of the Koenig-Betcher violin last year for the final 18-months of her studies.

[Read more about A gift to the tune of a Koenig-Betcher violin]

The inaugural Board of Benefactors' FESTUM

Photo from Festum 2018 Board of Benefactors

More than 150 guests assembled at the National Wine Centre for the inaugural Board of Benefactors’ FESTUM, which recognises the exceptional contributions made by alumni and friends who have pledged more than $25,000 to different areas of the University.

[Read more about The inaugural Board of Benefactors' FESTUM]

RSS News Feed