Giving Opportunities

Giving opportunities

Supporting the vision of UOW offers many rewards. At the heart is the opportunity to make a difference – to the lives of students and the skills they will attain, to important research projects, to the economic well-being of the Illawarra, and to the future of our country.

UOW has a strong reputation for excellence in research and education. As a donor, you can support a range of programs promoting excellence and innovation, including innovative research, scholarships for hardworking or disadvantaged students, prizes to reward academic achievement, initiatives to support our community and activities to conserve our environment.

Some of the key projects in need of support include:


Our gift funds provide ongoing support for vital UOW initiatives and help to maximize the impact of your gift.

  • The Learning & Development Fund provides opportunities and support for hardworking UOW students, particularly students in need.
  • The Research & Innovation Fund supports the advancement of critical community research activities at UOW.
  • The Library Fund supports the continued growth and development of the University Library.
  • The Art Collection Fund supports the advancement of the UOW Art Collection.
  • The Environment Fund supports research and practical initiatives to protect and conserve our environment.
  • The Medical Education & Research Fund has been established to help train future medical practitioners, and support critical medical research projects.

If you would like to discuss other ways you can support UOW please contact us at or on (02) 4221 5131.