Benefits for Foundation Members

Invitations to the Research Conversazione

Foundation Members and their staff and colleagues are invited to our annual Research Conversazione and Conversazione Lunch in October.
For photos from past Conversaziones, please see Research Conversazione.

Invitations to the Graduation Dinner

Foundation Members and their staff and partners are invited to the annual Electrical and Information Engineering Graduation Dinner in May in the magnificent MacLaurin Hall. This is an opportunity for a
staff night out and an opportunity to network with industry and university people.

For photos from past dinners, Graduation Dinner.

Meeting the Top Students

Foundation Members and their staff are invited to participate in the judging of the Foundation Prizes.

Proposing Research Topics

Foundation Members and their staff are invited to propose research topics for student research projects giving them the opportunity to introduce research relevant to their organisation's needs. We are always looking for fresh research topics for our students. Suggestions for topics for a year need to be in by 1 April.

Library Lending Rights

Foundation Members are entitled to lending rights at the University's Fisher and Engineering Libraries. This can be arranged through the Foundation Office.

Subscription Rates

Subscription rates for non-corporate membership categories are:

  • Personal Members: $200 per year, GST free, income tax deductible
  • Retired Members: $100 per year, GST free, income tax deductible
  • Recent Graduate Members: $30 per year, GST free, income tax deductible (available for five years from graduation).

And as a Foundation Member you will be helping the University of Sydney to produce the engineers that Australia needs.