Honouring Excellence

Supporting the School of Physics

The Foundation contributes significantly to the School of Physics, providing scholarships and prizes for students and academic staff, funding for the Julius Sumner Miller Fellow, financial support for teaching infrastructure, equipment and travel and funding for alumni publications.

The Pursuit of Excellence

The Foundation’s support also helps the School to run innovative programs in science education and communication such as those below:


Attending the International Science School was one of the truly memorable experiences of my life... since that time I have won many awards and prizes but the pride of place is still the ISS Science Medallion. – Professor Gregory McRae, ISS 1965, Bayer Professor of Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA