Official news, updates and media releases on the Menzies Foundation activity are available here.
4 July 2016
Applications for the Sir Robert Menzies Memorial Scholarship in Law and the Sir Ninian Stephen Menzies Scholarship in International Law are now open.
7 June 2016
Applications for the Sir Robert Menzies Memorial Scholarship in Engineering are now open.
We are looking for applicants who not only demonstrate academic excellence, but who are future leaders. Our alumni are constantly seeking knowledge and developing their skills for the benefit of others.
26 May 2016
What do Australia’s highest profile neurologist researching treatment and prevention options for MND, researchers exploring safeguards to gambling addiction and improving treatment for glaucoma, a public lawyer who uses her legal skills to improve the relationships between people, and an architect who takes her design skills to disaster zones have in common?
23 May 2016
Dimboola Memorial Secondary College’s 2015 school captain and dux, Andrew King, has being awarded the Menzies Centenary Prize, worth $10,000, for his outstanding academic achievement and contribution to the Dimboola community.
17 May 2016
2015 Menzies Scholar in Engineering, Anna Gould, has played a leading role in bringing together the 100 Leaders of Tomorrow in biotechnology, as part of GapSummit, the world's first global inter-generational leadership summit in biotechnology.
5 May 2016
The Menzies Foundation has increased the value of the scholarship, from $27,500 to $40,000 per year to keep it at the forefront of prestigious PhD research scholarships in Australia.
19 April 2016
Thanks to the support of individual donors, law firms and the Australian government, 2014 saw the awarding of the inaugural Sir Ninian Stephen Menzies Scholarship in International Law, named in honour of former Governor General of Australia, Sir Ninian, who was Chairman of the Menzies Foundation from 1992 to 1998.
11 March 2016
A century later the Menzies Centenary Prize, currently valued at $10,000, was created with the support of the Menzies Foundation and its Alumni to honour the legacy of Sir Robert and to support the dux of Dimboola Memorial Secondary College (the closest high school to Jeparit) to attend university.
25 February 2016
Natasha Kennedy-Read from Stawell and Ethan Koschitzke from Warracknabeal have been awarded the prestigious Fielding Menzies Tertiary Scholarship.
25 February 2016
2011 Law Scholar Jane Taylor has spent the past few years working for one of the biggest law firms in Silicon Valley, providing intellectual property advice and drafting contracts for startups, primarily in the life sciences area.