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John Curtin School of Medical Research Endowment »

John Curtin School of Medical Research Renewal Endowment was established to support student research activities at the School.

Journal Of Political Philosophy »

This Endowment was established in 1998 to assist the development and publication of the Journal of Political Philosophy. The Endowment also promotes other activities which further the aims and objectives of the Journal. This Endowment continues to build and we would welcome further donations to...

Judith Whitworth Fellowship Endowment »

Judith Whitworth was the former Director of JCSMR and the Judith Whitworth Fellowship for Gender Equity in Science has been established in her honour. It will encourage and reward young scientists, in particular young women, who have been required to take a period of leave from their academic...

Keith Family Research Endowment »

This Endowment was established in 2003 by Kent and Noel Keith. Mr Keith's wife was diagnosed with bone marrow cancer and received treatment at Canberra Hospital. The Endowment supports clinical research and/or trials in haematology through the ANU Medical School and the Canberra Hospital. This...

Konzo Eradication »

Konzo is a neurological disease that causes irreversible paralysis of the legs, often in children and young women. It's caused by malnutrition and consumption of high levels of a cyanide compound found in cassava - a common staple food in tropical Africa. Konzo can't be cured, but it can be...

Korea Foundation Endowment »

This Endowment was established in 2001 by the Korea Foundation to support a Chair in Korean Studies at ANU. The study and research of Korea's language and culture is an important field of study at ANU, and is well supported by this Chair. This Endowment continues to build and we would welcome...

Korea Institute Endowment »

The ANU Korea Institute Endowment was established in 2008 to create a single university-wide Korea Institute whose purpose will be to foster a closer relationship between Australia and Korea through education, research and dialogue.

Larry Blakers Memorial (NMSS) Endowment »

The National Mathematics Summer School (NMSS) was established under the joint educational sponsorship of ANU and the Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers Inc in 1969 by the late Professor A L Blakers AM of the University of Western Australia. NMSS is a program for the discovery and...

Lea Chapuis Memorial Fund »

This fund will support cancer research in the Fahrer laboratory at the Australian National University. Dr. Aude Fahrer, a friend of the Chapuis family, has been developing a novel cancer immunotherapy treatment.  This treatment has recently gone into a phase I clinical trial at the Canberra...

Medical Venture Endowment »

This Endowment has been established to support those studying or researching in a medical, or other health-related area to undertake a discrete set of activities, for a stated period, within the terms of the grant. Acceptable projects may focus on any part of the wide scope of factors that impinge...

Medical Workplace Abuse Research »

59% of medical trainees internationally experience harassment and discrimination during their training 33% experience sexual harassment We know that there are qualified doctors who have experienced sexual abuse by other doctors. We have no idea how common this is because there is little research...

Mervyn & Katalin Paterson Travel Scholarship »

This Endowment was established in 1998 by Professor Mervyn Paterson and Mrs Katalin Paterson to provide assistance and support to postgraduate students pursuing their studies at the Research School of Earth Sciences. Both the Mervyn and Katalin Paterson Award and the DA Brown Travel Award are...

Minoru Hokari Memorial Scholarship »

This Endowment was established in memory of Minoru Hokari, who made outstanding contributions towards 'cross-culturalising' historical practice and towards developing a respectful collaborative research strategy with Indigenous Australians. An annual fieldwork scholarship available to a scholar in...

Molecular Genetics of Coral Development »

The purpose of this Endowment is to promote research on the molecular genetics of coral development in the Research School of Biology.

National Centre for Indigenous Genomics Endowment »

The National Centre for Indigenous Genomics seeks to improve the health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples through genomic research. Under Indigenous governance, a biobank will be established to ensure appropriate and respectful genetic and genomic research that will benefit...

National Centre for Indigenous Studies Research Fund »

NCIS, led by Professor Mick Dodson, is the leading academic institute for inter-disciplinary research in Indigenous Studies. The Centre undertakes high-impact research that is relevant to Indigenous Australians and deepens scholarly and public understanding of Australian Indigenous cultures and...

Noel Butlin Archives Centre Endowment »

The Noel Butlin Archives Centre is a nationally significant archive, holding records of industrial organisations, businesses, industry bodies and the labour movement, which are available for research and use by the University and the wider community.

Oliphant Endowment »

The ‘Oliphant Endowment Fund’ (OEF) was established in memory of Sir Mark Oliphant. Sir Mark was an eminent Australian Physicist and the founding Director of the ANU Research School of Physical Sciences (now Research School of Physics and Engineering), a post he held from 1950 to 1963. The OEF aims...

Oxford Molecular Research Support Endowment »

This Endowment was established in 2000 to support the activities of the research group within the ANU Division of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. This Endowment continues to build and we would welcome further donations to support this research group at ANU.

Paftad Conference Endowment »

This Endowment was established in 1999 to support the activities of the Pacific Area Forum on Trade and Development (PAFTAD) Conference. This conference is the intellectual core of the APEC process and provides progressive research and leadership for policy proposals to promote regional economic...

Primate Conservation Endowment  »

The purpose of this Endowment is to provide support for students who are studying Biological Anthropology, focusing on primatology.

Rajiv Gandhi Chair of South Asian Economics »

The Rajiv Gandhi Chair was established with support from the Rajiv Gandhi Foundation in New Delhi. The Chair plays an important leadership role in supporting Australia's rapidly growing linkages with India and other countries of South Asia. The Chair promotes the study of economic development in...

Rock Art Research Centre »

The Rock Art Research Centre draws together Australia's already significant rock art research to improve knowledge of rock art both nationally and internationally. It advises on the conservation and management of rock art sites, and uses new technology to record and disseminate rock art research....

Russian Language Endowment »

Russian is a rarely taught and strategically important language spoken in the world's largest country, and throughout Asia and Eastern Europe. We have established an endowment, aiming for $1million to support a half-time lectureship.

Ruth Daroesman Endowment »

This Endowment celebrates Ruth Daroesman’s life and work and supports ANU students studying Asia and the Pacific. Ruth was the first Assistant Editor of the Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies. She joined the ANU in 1968 and for the next 15 years worked alongside Professor Heinz Arndt, Head of...

Ruth Gani Memorial Travelling Fellowship »

This Endowment was established in 1997 in memory of Ruth Gani. Ruth was a former cytogeneticist at the Woden Valley Hospital and a School Visitor in the Human Genetics Group, at the John Curtin School of Medical Research (JCSMR). The Endowment supports postgraduate students at JCSMR travelling to...

Sarcoidosis Research Endowment »

Sarcoidosis research is currently being conducted by Professor Matthew Cook and his team. Funds are required to provide equipment and resources to support this research.

Scandinavian Cultural Endowment »

The Scandinavian Cultural Endowment was established in 2001 and aims to celebrate and promote better relations between Australia and Scandinavia. The Endowment makes grants in consultation with the Ambassadors of the Scandinavian countries under the broad oversight of the National Europe Centre....

School of Art Donors Endowment »

The purpose of this Endowment is to allow the building of donations for a range of causes within the ANU School of Art.

School of Culture, History and Language - History Endowment  »

The History Endowment supports an annual prize to outstanding students enrolled in History and provides a small research grant for field research.

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