Giving from overseas
The University has over 1200 alumni residing in the United Kingdom. The Friends of the University of Sydney UK Trust allows alumni and friends there to support the University through tax-advantaged giving.
The trust is designed to build even stronger links between Australia and the UK. Since its establishment, the Friends of the University of Sydney UK Trust has raised over $3.4M in gifts to support our work.
Gifts to the trust are tax deductible for UK residents, on both income and estate taxes.
Leaving a bequest
Please visit our bequest pages for information on leaving a bequest to the University via the UK Trust.
The Friends of the University of Sydney UK Trust is currently prioritising fundraising for University of Sydney Merit and Outstanding Achievement Scholarships designed to attract the brightest candidates and reward the most outstanding scholars throughout the University.
For more information about the Friends of the University of Sydney UK Trust, or to make a donation, please contact:
Friends of the University of Sydney UK Trust
The Britain-Australia Society
59 Buckingham Gate
London UK SW1E 6AJ
Phone +44 (0)20 7630 1075
Fax +44 (0)20 7828 2260
The University of Sydney USA Foundation supports educational institutions in the United States of America and Australia, including the University of Sydney. The foundation provides a tax-advantaged way for USA taxpayers to support our teaching, learning and research.
To date the foundation has raised more than $3.5 million. These funds have made a real difference to the lives of students, staff and the wider community. One hundred percent of gifts received by the foundation are granted to educational causes. Not one cent is retained for administrative support, unlike some other similar foundations.
The foundation is incorporated in Washington, DC as a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) charitable organisation. Gifts to the foundation can be claimed as tax deductions by US taxpayers.
For further information about the USA Foundation or to make a donation, please contact:
The University of Sydney USA Foundation
PO Box 30
Princeton, NJ 08542
Phone +1 609-452-2209
The University of Sydney Hong Kong Foundation Limited aims to strengthen ties between alumni and friends of the University residing in Hong Kong and China. Funds raised through the foundation go towards the provision of facilities and opportunities for learning, teaching and research at the University of Sydney.
A donation to the University of Sydney Hong Kong Foundation Limited is exempt from tax under section 88 of the Inland Revenue Ordinance of Hong Kong.
To date the foundation has raised more than AUS$200,000 for initiatives that have provided significant assistance for chair appointments, scholarships, lectures and numerous research and faculty projects.
For more information, please contact the foundation administrator:
Phone +852 8266 1535
Fax +852 2529 0333