For almost 145 years, our generous community of supporters?has provided crucial funding?to our students, researchers, research programs and capital projects. To them we say thank you!

Founded with a gift from Sir Walter Watson Hughes, the University of Adelaide has a proud history of philanthropy that continues to this day. As a research-intensive University and South Australia's only Go8 member, we pride ourselves on preparing our students to become the leaders and change-makers of tomorrow. Our research tackles the greatest challenges of our time to deliver meaningful benefits to our local, national and global communities.

Your support plays a vital role in our research programs' sustainability, and?offers?students from diverse backgrounds the opportunity to step into a tertiary education?they would not otherwise be able to access.?


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Your support in action: Dr Melanie McDowall

Having access to the Barr Smith Library’s?resources has been instrumental in helping Dr?McDowall to develop a?non-invasive technique?to increase the chance of successful pregnancies.

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Gift secures international Professorship

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

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A lasting legacy: scholarships to support public health research

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.

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