Student Giving

Students helping students

The University of Newcastle Student Giving Committee was established in 2015 to encourage the culture of giving within the student community, so that students can receive much needed support.

Student Giving Fundraising BBQ for UON Great China Walk Champion, Annie Nichols.

Student Giving BBQ event raising funds to support UON Great China Walk champion, Annie Nichols, in her fundraising for the Shaping Futures Scholarship Fund.

Students at the Godfrey Tanner Great Debate 2015

Students at the annual Godfrey Tanner Great Debate which has raised funds for the Godfrey Tanner Memorial Scholarship Fund.


  • Serve as ambassadors to encourage a culture of student giving at the University of Newcastle
  • Help create a sense of pride and belonging for our students
  • Develop and implement student fundraising initiatives/activities to help deserving students facing disadvantage


Students will learn skills they can take into their professional careers in the following areas:

  • Fundraising
  • Public speaking
  • Project management
  • Event management
  • Marketing, communications and PR

Contact Connor Brown if you would like to learn more about Student Giving

The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.