Since the University's foundation in 1854, our scientists have been using their knowledge and discoveries to make important contributions to the world. Your gifts enable us to continue this tradition of teaching and research excellence.
To discuss opportunities to support the Faculty of Science, please contact Penny Fairbank, Development Manager: firstname.lastname@example.org or call +61 3 8344 3792.
- Early Career Research
Giving to research means you tackle problems at their base and become part of a community helping to solve major challenges facing society by backing ingenuity and innovation. By supporting Early Career Researchers you will help fund their emerging research projects.
Some of the most rewarding outcomes of gifts is hearing from the students who have received an award or prize.
- Student Scholarships
The Faculty of Science supports excellence and endeavour through undergraduate and postgraduate awards, bursaries and scholarships for students who experience ongoing educational, financial and social disadvantage.
- Native Australian Animals Trust
Supporting excellence in research, teaching and engagement activities related to Australia’s animals and their environments.
- Botany Foundation
The Botany Foundation, established in 1994, supports excellence in education and research in botany addressing issues relating to the use of plants, the environment, food security and nutrition.
- The Science Gallery Melbourne
The Science Gallery Melbourne intends to exert a real influence over the development of young adults (15+), their study choices and career pathways, engendering their interest in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) subjects.
Every gift to the Faculty counts towards Believe: The Campaign for the University of Melbourne. The Campaign is the most significant philanthropic undertaking in the University's 160-year history. We sincerely thank every one of our alumni and friends who support us.