Solving the world’s grand challenges

Philanthropy has made an immense impact in our work aiming to solve the world’s grand challenges.

Unversity of Melbourne campusOur donors have given over $230 million for ground-breaking research in a diverse range of areas, including developmental medicine, art history, childhood mental health, criminology and human rights law, including the establishment of 24 new professorial chairs.

Donors to the Campaign have funded new Professorial Chairs across a wide range of disciplines. The senior researchers appointed to these important positions are advancing our understanding of the world we live in.