Impact of giving

Every gift makes a very real difference to the University of Tasmania and we are pleased to acknowledge the generosity of our supporters.

Whether it was $10 to help save the world’s rarest fish from extinction or $10,000 supporting students through scholarships, every cent makes a difference. Thank you.

Gift impact stories

Danielle Conlan's experience in Denmark

A life changing experience on exchange in Denmark

While studying Commerce and Law at the University of Tasmania, the Crown Princess Mary Scholarship gave Danielle Conlan an opportunity to spend six months on exchange at the University of Copenhagen in 2006.

Danielle, a member of our alumni community and inaugural recipient of the Scholarship, reflects on the experience and how it has shaped her career and social enterprise, Kindred Life.

The Hedberg

Performance, partnership and giving at the heart of Hedberg

The Hedberg was made possible thanks to partnerships between the Tasmanian and Australian governments, the University, the Theatre Royal and donors.

Several named spaces within the Hedberg acknowledge the generosity of philanthropic partners who are setting the stage for the University’s creative future. They include the Ian Potter Recital Hall, The Claudio Alcorso Foyer and the Vanessa Goodwin City Room and Roof Garden.

Rhonda Ewert's story

Rhonda's Story: born during the Great Depression, found a rebirth at the University of Tasmania

Rhonda Ewert has served our University community for almost half of its life. Her story is one of determination and overcoming some of life's hardest obstacles.

Impact 2021