The Gift - Philanthropy news

The Gift is our biannual philanthropic magazine. Be inspired by the remarkable stories of lives being changed and solutions being discovered thanks to the wonderful generosity of our many supporters who give through the University.

Scholarships and prizes

News • 1 Apr 2019

LGBTQIA+ Shaping Futures Scholarship Launched

A new scholarship has been established to support disadvantaged students identifying as LGBTQIA+

Ma and Morley Scholars in China

News • 26 Sep 2018

Ma & Morley Scholars given the gift of international context

The historic first cohort of Ma & Morley Scholars visited China for an immersion experience designed to emulate Jack Ma’s life-changing first visit to Newcastle.

Breanna Worth, Shaping Futures Scholarship Recipient

News • 26 Sep 2018

The Long-Distance Journey to Realise Her Dream

For as long as she can remember, Breanna Worth has been moving furniture around her bedroom and coming up with new designs for the family home.

Brad Holmes, Head of Philanthropy

News • 26 Sep 2018

Tax Appeal Raises Over $110,000 For Student Scholarships and Research

Thank you to every one of you who recognised the potential in our students and generously helped them to shine through our recent end of financial year appeal.

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Research and discovery

L Prof Jenny Gore and colleagues

News • 1 Mar 2018

Inspired to Support Girls in Maths

What influences girls’ subject choices at school? Are girls interested in careers that require high level mathematics?

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Community

People trekking through Ikara

News • 1 Mar 2018

The challenge of a lifetime

Following on from the success of last year’s Larapinta Trail Challenge, you are invited to support Indigenous education, equity and social justice and experience an unforgettable trek through the Australian outback.

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