• imf 2016
  • garland 2 2016
  • Menzies HIQ turns one in excellent health
  • Early Autism detection at parents’ fingertips
  • menzies scholars nhmrc2016
  • New partnership with MITS to support Indigenous students
  • Olsen Garland awarded the 2017 Menzies Scholarship in Engineering
  • Menzies brand adds value to allied health partnership
  • New app helps parents identify the early warning signs of Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Dr Zhichao Wu is one of nine Menzies Scholars to receive NHMRC funding this year



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Exploring the edges of law

25 October 2016

2017 Sir Ninian Stephen Menzies Scholar in International Law, Lyndon GoddardContributing to the development of refugee policy and creating greater awareness of Australia’s international legal obligations is what Lyndon Goddard would like to do when he returns from studying a Master of Laws at Cambridge.

Nathan seeks clear answers at Oxford

24 October 2016

Nathan Van Wees, 2017 Menzies Law ScholarImmersion in subjects examining the crossover between politics, administrative and constitutional law, along with a unique experience working for the UNHCR, have inspired 2017 Sir Robert Menzies Scholarship in Law recipient, Nathan Van Wees, to complete a Bachelor of Civil Law at the University of Oxford.

A decade of humanitarian projects

20 October 2016

Architects Without FrontiersHuman rights and refugee advocate, Julian Burnside AO, and Grand Designs Australia host, Peter Maddison, will headline an event to celebrate 10 years of Architects Without Frontiers (AWF) and its humanitarian projects around the world in November.

Supporting vulnerable families

10 October 2016

Dr Kerry ProctorIf the definition of leadership is helping others achieve their potential, then there could be no better leader than 2003 Menzies Research Scholar in the Allied Health Sciences, Dr Kerry Proctor.

Rawlinson made Fellow of AAHMS

10 October 2016

Professor Bill Rawlinson AM, FAHMSProfessor Bill Rawlinson AM has been elected a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences for his work in translational research into cytomegalovirus (CMV) amongst other achievements.

The Menzies Foundation

As a catalyst for achievement, the Menzies Foundation's vision is to identify and promote the next generation of Australian leaders, invest in world class health research and advance initiatives of national importance.

Established in memory of Sir Robert Menzies, Australia's longest-serving Prime Minister, the Foundation is a non-political, not-for-profit organisation.