UNSW & Study Abroad - Friends and US Alumni Inc

UNSW & Study Abroad - Friends and US Alumni Inc, is a 501(C) (3) organization providing a range of activities for UNSW graduates based in the US including:

  • events for alumni and friends throughout the year
  • university exchanges for staff and students
  • guest lectures by graduates and experts in their field
  • opportunities to donate to UNSW enhancing students' lives, building on UNSW research efforts and supporting the University's goals


If you need further information about giving from the United States please contact:

Elizabeth Menary
Development Manager International, Europe and US
UNSW Sydney
P: +61 403 600 803
E: e.menary[at]unsw.edu[dot]au

Leah Lambert
Corporate Secretary, Division of Philanthropy
UNSW Sydney
P: +61 2 8936 4733
E: l.lambert[at]unsw.edu[dot]au

UNSW & Study Abroad - Friends and US Alumni Inc is a charitable entity under US law and all donations are fully tax deductible in the US. 100% of your donation goes to the fund of your choice. UNSW & Study Abroad – Friends and US Alumni Inc, uses a secure paper to issue all donation receipts.  The receipt is issued only by UNSW Foundation office from its office in Sydney, Australia and then directly sent to the donor. Nobody else is authorised to issue receipts on behalf of UNSW & Study Abroad – Friends and US Alumni Inc

Thank you for your interest in supporting UNSW. If you wish to speak with a representative from the University to discuss where to direct your support please email Elizabeth Menary on e.menary[at]unsw.edu[dot]au.  

How to give:


  • Make the check out to: UNSW & Study Abroad - Friends and US Alumni Inc
  • Mail the check to:

UNSW C/o GHS Philanthropy
31 West 34th Street, 7th Floor #7010
New York, NY 10001


To donate online please visit our giving page.

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Gifts of appreciated stocks and shares

UNSW also accepts gifts of appreciated stocks and shares. For further information on our brokerage account with Charles Schwab please email Elizabeth Menary on e.menary[at]unsw.edu[dot]au.  

Increase your Impact

Many employers participate in programs which will match a donation made by their staff. Please visit our online giving page via the Give Now link above to see the list of employers that match give to UNSW. If your organisation's matched giving representative requires further information from us please contact Elizabeth Menary on e.menary[at]unsw.edu[dot]au.  

Peter Hearl BCom '73 UNSW

The Peter & Helen Hearl Undergraduate US Exchange Scholarship and The Peter & Helen Hearl Postgraduate US Exchange Scholarship.

“I support UNSW because of my belief in what the University is doing to develop future leaders in all walks of life”

Robyn Denholm MCom '99 UNSW

The Denholm Scholarship in Business at the Australian School of Business.

"The main reason for the scholarship is really just giving back to someone who is coming through the university and needs a bit of help to take advantage of university life. I'm grateful for my education because it was a great foundation for moving forward."


Professor David Sinclair BSc '92 PhD '96 UNSW

Professor David Sinclair Post Doctoral Scholarship

“My wife and I have both been fortunate in our lives. We want others to have the same opportunities we’ve had. That’s why we wanted to give back to UNSW where it all started.”


UNSW & Study Abroad - Friends and US Alumni Inc, Board of Directors:

Ms Melissa Babbage
Mr Karl Chong
Mr Charles Grant (Chair)
Mr Jon Paparsenos
Mr Martin Kelly
Mr Kevin Lott
Mr Ivan Shin (Ex-Officio)
Ms Madeleine Tan
Mr Joshua Young

UNSW & Study Abroad - Friends and US Alumni Inc, Patron:

Dr Douglas Daft AC

View the US Board of Directors bios here.