Australian Lebanese Foundation

Promoting strengthened bonds between the peoples of Australia and Lebanon and the advancement of the Australian Lebanese community. We do this by supporting cultural exchange, fostering academic and student exchange between The University of Sydney and the Lebanese University, and by providing university scholarships and other forms of support to Australians of Lebanese heritage so that they can enrich their lives through education.

The Foundation welcomes interested members of the community to join them in these endeavours.




CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE 2019 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION FORM
PLEASE NOTE THE APPLICATION DEADLINE IS 15TH MARCH 2019



ON 27TH OCTOBER THE ALF HOSTED THE 2018 SCHOLARSHIP PRESENTATION DINNER WITH SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKER DR PIERRE ZALLOUA


MACLAURIN HALL

Dr Pierre Zalloua - "The Lebanese Identity - Shaped by DNA and Cultures"

An accomplished American Lebanese geneticist, writer and lecturer, Dr Zalloua is most noted for taking part in the National Geographic Society's Genographic Project and is a leading authority on the connection between DNA and identity. His research interest is to identify the genetics of complex diseases (Type 1 diabetes, cardiovascular disease and cancer) susceptibility genes among Middle Eastern populations.

Dress Code: Black Tie
Price: $150 per person
RSVP: Susi Touma 0425 271019
alf@sydney.edu.au



2018 Scholarship Recipients:
Laura Akkari, B Arts/B Advanced Studies (Politics/Intl Relations);
Zena Ali, B Applied Science (Physiotherapy);
Thomas Bassil, B Commerce / B Laws;
Anthony Bejjani, B Pharmacy;
Christian Boustany, B Economics & Laws;
Natalie Haddad, B Science (Health);
Nadin Kbar, B Pharmacy & Management.

2018 Scholarship Sponsors:
Caltex M4;
Bank of Sydney;
Arab Bank;
John Symond;
Paynter Dixon;
Insport;
Ghossayn Group.

ALF PARTNER 2018: PAYCE