Thank you for your support

A full honour roll of donors is available below and includes Major Benefactors to the University, donors who have supported ANU in 2017 and individuals who have realised a gift through their will.

The 2017 list also includes donors who have supported ANU via the ANU Foundation USA and the named Foundations of the Endowment.

For enquiries and updates, please send an email to or call (02) 6125 2670.

From everyone at ANU, we are so grateful for your generous and continued support.



The following individuals and organisation have supported the University by donating more than $2 million.

The Poynton Bequest
Estate of Mr William Nicholes
Estate of Emeritus Professor John Love
Harold Mitchell Foundation
The Graham and Louise Tuckwell Foundation
BHP Billiton
Estate of Mr John Deakin
Estate of Miss Joan Duffield
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Estate of Ms Gwendolyn Beryl John
Rio Tinto
Estate of Dr Ethel Tory
Wellcome Trust
Estate of Lady Joyce Wilson

The following individuals and organisation have supported the University by donating between $250,000 and $2 million.

Mr Russell Clark
Bianca & Alan Dixon
Estates of Emeritus Professor John Newton and Dr Silva Newton
Emerita Professor Angela Dulhunty and the Late Professor Peter Gage
Bootes Foundation
Professor Ken Freeman AC
John James Foundation
Mr John Mitchell OAM
Emeritus Professor Deane Terrell AO and Mrs Jenny Terrell
The Herbert and Valmae Freilich Prescribed Private Fund
The Journal of Pacific History Inc
The Sarah-Grace Sarcoma Foundation
Westpac Bicentennial Foundation
The Late Professor Jan Anderson
Australian Consortium for Social and Political Research
The Late Mr Anthony Brookman and the Late Mrs Barbara Brookman
BUPA Foundation
Burgmann College
The Late Emeritus Professor Herbert Burton
Estate of Emeritus Professor Bruce Chappell
Chiang Ching-Kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange
Adjunct Professor Lois Conner
Emeritus Professor Robert Crompton AM and the Late Mrs Helen Crompton
Estate of Emeritus Professor Noel Dunbar
Mr James Erskine
Estate of Emeritus Professor Frank Fenner AC
Dr Alan Finkel AO FTSE and Dr Elizabeth Finkel
Ford Foundation
Mrs Valmae Freilich and the Late Dr Herbert Freilich AM
The Late Mr Leonard French OBE
Estate of Mr Ernst Frohlich
Garnett Passe and Rodney Williams Memorial Foundation
Estate of Mr Barry Goldsmith
The Government of the Islamic Republic of Iran
The Government of the Republic of Turkey
Estate of Mr Dennis Griffin
Kate and Bill Guy
Harvard Club of Australia Foundation
HC & CM Wong Family Trust
Heart Foundation
Hermon Slade Foundation
Human Frontier Science Program
Ian Potter Foundation
Icon Water
Intelledox Pty Ltd
International Balzan Prize Foundation
International Women's Development Agency
The Japan Foundation
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International
Korea Foundation
Medical Advances Without Animals Trust
The Late Reverend Professor Hans Mol and Mrs Ruth Mol
Mr Patrick Moore
Myer Foundation
National Health Sciences Centre
newDemocracy Foundation
Nuclear Threat Initiative
Dr Christopher Parish and Mrs Bhama Parish
Estate of Mrs Annie Passmore
Charles Allen AO and Charles Allen Foundation
POSCO Australia Pty Limited
Ramaciotti Foundation
Estate of Emerita Professor Beryl Rawson
Estate of Emeritus Professor Ian G Ross AO
Vice-Chancellor Brian Schmidt AC FAA
The Al-Maktoum Foundation
The Gowrie Scholarship Trust
The Lionel Murphy Foundation
The Simons Foundation
The Late Emeritus Professor Peter Treacy and Mrs Barbara Treacy
Volkswagen Stiftung Foundation
Ms Judith Wilson
Estate of Dr Gwen Woodroofe
Estate of Professor Stephen Wurm and Dr Helen Wurm
Estate of Dr Elspeth Young

The following individuals and organisation have supported the University by donating between $75,000 and $249,000.

Charles Koch Foundation
Dr John Graham
Commonwealth Bank
Dr Romaine Rutnam
Abey Family Foundation
ANU - Sport and Recreation Association
Professor Marilyn Ball and Dr Eldon Ball
The D Brownbill Family
The Late Mrs V.B. Craig
Professor Nicholas Evans
Facebook Inc
Professor Chennupati Jagadish AC FAA FTSE and Dr Vidya Jagadish
Emeritus Professor Benedict Kerkvliet
Mr Russell and Mrs Patricia Lesslie
Australian National Universities Classical Scholarship Fund , a charitable fund account of the Lord Mayor's Charitable Foundation
Mr Ron Parker and the Late Mrs Janice Parker
Emeritus Professor Mervyn Paterson and the Late Mrs Katalin Paterson
Dr Anna Rickards
Ms Christine Roach
The Canberra Medical Society
Estate of Miss Joan Allen
Alzheimer's Australia Dementia Research Foundation
Asian Studies Association of Australia
Association for International Cancer Research
Australian Orthopaedic Association Research Foundation
Australian Rotary Health Research Fund
Baker & McKenzie
Barrick Gold Corporation
The Late Ms Judith Behan
The Late Emeritus Professor John Henry Bennett AM
Estate of Mr Noel Bland
Emeritus Professor Phil Board and Mrs Marylyn Board
Bone Health Foundation
Mr Tony Burgess
Cancer Council ACT
David and Elizabeth Cusack and Family
Mr Ante and Mrs Vicki Dabro
Mr Juan Davila
Diabetes Australia
Sir Rod Eddington AO
Mr Geoffrey Evers
Estate of Dr Joyce Fildes OAM
Estate of Mr Ken Fowler and Mrs Vera Fowler
Friedreich Ataxia Research Association
Estate of Mr Kenneth Garven
Ms Christine Goode
Google Inc
Estate of Mr Anthony Granucci
Great Barrier Reef Foundation
Dr Nicholas Gruen
Dr David Gruen and Ms Jenny Wilkinson
Estate of Mr Bruce Hamon
IBM Australia
Emeritus Professor Ian Jackson FAA
Professor Iain Johnstone
Judith J Mason and Harold S Williams Memorial Foundation
Mrs Lena Karmel and the Late Emeritus Professor Peter Karmel AC CBE
Mr Ingo Kleinert
Estate of Mrs Cristel Larko
Lee Foundation
Leukaemia Foundation of Australia
Estate of Ms Anne Long
Estate of Mr James Simpson Love c/o Perpetual
Marninwarntikura Fitzroy Women's Resource Centre
Medicines for Malaria Venture
Menzies Foundation
Microsoft Research
Mr Matisse Mitelman
The Late Mr Klaus Moje AO
National Breast Cancer Foundation
National Geographic Society
Dr Andrew Nolan
Peter and Patricia Gruber Foundation
Dr Ruth Pfanner
Mrs Ruth Rodgers
Sasakawa Peace Foundation
Estate of Mr Kurt Shatzman
The Late Miss Caroline Simpson
Sochon Foundation
Statspan Pty Ltd
Suzhou Education Consulting
The Alma Hazel Eddy Trust c/o Perpetual
The Climate Institute
The Harper Bernays Charitable Trust
The Miami Foundation
Estate of Ms Myrtle Thomas
Thomas Foundation
Estate of Ms Joan Thorp
Ms Aida Tomescu
Turnbull Foundation
Veolia Mulwaree Trust
Vincent Fairfax Family Foundation
The Late Dr Guy White and Mrs Belinda Kendall-White
Professor Anna Wierzbicka and Dr John Besemeres
Emeritus Professor Jim Williams AM and Mrs Ros Williams
The Late Honourable Ian Wilson AM
World Vision Australia
The Estate of Mr John Nagle and Mrs Gina Nagle (nee Dell'Amico)

The following individuals and organisation have supported the University by donating between $25,000 and $74,999.

Nicole and Tom Evans
Berg Family Foundation
Dr George Lefroy
Mrs Caroline Prior
Mr John Pulman
Valdichiesa Foundation
Mr David Akers
Emeritus Professor Hans Bachor AM and Mrs Connie Bachor
Professor Mick Cardew-Hall
Dr David Carland
Dr Mary Carver
Dr David and Mrs Susan Chessell
Ms Suzanne Daroesman
The Family of Ruth Daroesman
Professor Mahananda Dasgupta
Dr Glenn Dickins
Mr James and Mrs Sue Elsbury
Google Australia Pty Ltd
Mr Chris Grange
Pauline M Griffin AM
Mr John Haasz
Professor Margaret Harding
Harris Hobbs Landscapes
Mr Brad Harvey
Dr Beth Heyde
Mrs Rosanna Hindmarsh OAM and Mr John Hindmarsh AM
Ms Marilyn Jessop
Dr Sue Kesson
L & A Holdings Pty Limited
Sir Anthony Mason AC KBE GBM QC
Miss Jan McDonald
Mental Health Australia
Emerita Professor Elizabeth Minchin and Mr Tony Minchin
Mr Jon Nicholson
Ochre Health
Patel Family
Ms Carolyn Patterson
Peter & Susan Yates Foundation
Mrs Susanna Price and Mr Jack Harvey
Mr Lothar Riebensahm
Dr Denis Saunders AM
The Calvert-Jones Foundation
The Pratt Foundation
Tall Foundation
Dr Geoff Warren
David and Margaret Williams
Professor Jochen Zeil
Dr Laurel Fisher and Dr Ian Fisher
ACT Health Directorate
Agilent Technologies Inc
Mr Giles Alexander
Mr Al-Ghandi
Alison Hunter Memorial Foundation Ltd
Emeritus Professor Jon Altman AM FASSA
Mrs Joyce Ambruster and Mr John Ambruster
The Late Mr Peter Andren
ANZ Bank Trust
Association of Lions Clubs Inc
Asthma Foundation of New South Wales
Australia and Pacific Science Foundation
Australian Communities Foundation
Australian Securities Exchange
Australian Women of the Year Awards
Auxogyn Inc
Dr John Bamford
The Honourable Emeritus Professor Peter Baume AC and Mrs Jenny Baume
beyondblue: The National Depression Initiative
Ms Rina Bhati
Mr Madan Bhati and Mrs Jacqueline Bhati
Birdlife Australia
Mr Brian Blanchflower
The Late Mr John Bok and Mrs Joan Bok
Mr Vijay Boyapati
The Late Mr David Boyd OAM
Bruce Hall
Mr John and Mrs Alison Bryant
The Late Mr Phil Bunyan and the Late Mrs Susan Bunyan
Bush Heritage Australia
Canberra Birds Conservation Fund
Capital Television
Capral Aluminium
The Late Ms Judy Cassab
Mr David Clark
Mr Lindsay Cleary
Coca-Cola Amatil Limited
The Late Dr Herbert Coombs
Mr Ken Cooper
The Late Mr Ken Crawford
Dr Bob Day and Mrs Judith Day
The Late Mr Glen Eggen and Mrs Elise Eggen
Mr Henry Ergas
Fieldforce Services Pty Ltd
Emeritus Professor Keith Fifield
Four Winds Concerts Inc
Fred Hollows Foundation
Friedreich Ataxia Research Alliance
Friends of the Australian National Botanic Gardens Inc.
The Late Professor Joe Gani
Professor Ross Garnaut AC AO
Mr Ian George
The Late Mrs Margaret Gibb
Glass Insulation Pty Ltd
Gordon Darling Foundation
The Late Mr Neil Grano
Greening Australia Ltd
The Late Mr Michael Gregson
Griffins Head Investments Pty Ltd
Professor Neil Gunningham FASSA
Ms Amanda Harkness
Mr Anthony Hartnell AM and Mrs Maryed Hartnell
Mr Gerald Harvey
Mr Kieren Harvey
Mr Bill Hayward
Mrs Valerie Herbst and the Late Emeritus Professor Peter Herbst
Emeritus Professor Geoffrey Hope and Ms Brenda Wetherstone
Mr Drew Ilsley
ISIS Group Australia Pty Ltd
John Templeton Foundation
Johnson Family Foundation
Mrs Stase Laimute Jomantas
Ms Victoria Jubb and Mr John Martinez
Kimberley Foundation Australia
Estate of Mr Eric Klestadt
Mr Frank Kornfeld
Emeritus Professor Elmars Krausz
Emeritus Professor Michael Le Grand
Mr Keith Linard
Lithicon Australia Pty Ltd
Loro Parque Fundation
Professor John Lovering AO FAA and Mrs Kerry Lovering OAM
Associate Professor Morris Low
LSB Leakey Foundation
Maliganis Edwards Johnson
Mathys Australia Pty Ltd
The Late Ms Dorothy Mayhew-Hirvonen
Dr Betty Meehan
Mercantile Mutual Holdings Limited
Mr John Milne
MS Australia
Mr Allan Murray-Jones
Mrs Liz Nathan and the Late Mr Vis Nathan
National Mutual LTD (AXA)
Mr Colin Neave AM
The Late Mr Sidney Nolan
Norman Wettenhall Foundation
Northrop Grumman
One Earth Future Foundation
Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia
P&O Australia
Pacific Hydro
Mr Giles Pickford
Mr Trevor Punnett
Mr Anthony Regan
Retina Australia
Rotary Club of Canberra Belconnen
Rotary Club of Canberra East
Rotary Club of Canberra North
Mr Frederick Rowley
Royal Australasian College of Physicians
Royal Thai Embassy
Rudy Komon Art Gallery
Mr Joseph Santamaria Esq QC
Schlumberger Foundation
Mrs Joy Selby-Smith
Mrs Donne Simpson
The Late Dr David Smiles and Ms Marie Keir
Professor Graeme Smith
Estate of Dr Ernest Spinner
Mr Haddon Spurgeon
Estate of Mrs Joan Stanford
Mr Tim Storrier AM
Sun Microsystems
The Agouron Institute
The Capital Woodland and Wetlands Conservation Trust
The Fouress Foundation
The Getty Trust
The Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund
Myer Foundation & Sidney Myer Fund
The SBA Foundation c/o Perpetual
Thyne Reid Foundation
Dr John Tidmarsh
Toshiba International Foundation
Trawalla Foundation
Trust Company Ltd
UBS Optimus Foundation
Vasculitis Foundation
Wakefield Gastroenterology Research Trust
Wenner-Gren Foundation
Emeritus Professor Malcolm Whyte AO
The Late Mr Graham Wilkinson and Mrs Muriel Wilkinson
Dr Michael Wilson OBE and Mrs Jane Wilson
Estate of Winifred Violet Scott
Winslade Family in memory of Helen Winslade
Winston Churchill Memorial Trust
Professor Ian Young AO
Zimmer Pty Ltd

Updated:  January 22, 2021 /Responsible Officer:  Alumni Relations Senior Officer /Page Contact:  Alumni Relations