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How to support the Menzies Foundation

The Menzies Foundation was established in 1979 as a non-political, not-for-profit organisation to commemorate the life and achievements of Sir Robert Menzies, Australia's longest serving Prime Minister.

From an initial publicly subscribed appeal in 1978, the Foundation's income is now derived from investments supplemented by private donations and bequests.

Your valuable contribution will go towards the activities of the Menzies Foundation in line with our mission and strategic goals.

Hear from our scholars about the benefit of investing in a young leader at the start of their career.

The Sir Robert Menzies Memorial Foundation Limited is a philanthropic trust listed under Subdivision 30-B of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997.

Donations over $2 are tax deductible. A receipt will be forwarded to the address provided. Thank you for your donation.

Is this donation for the Menzies Foundation?

There are several organisations bearing the Menzies name. Is your donation intended for the Sir Robert Menzies Memorial Foundation Limited located in East Melbourne, Victoria?  Please see our refund policy.

Secure Online Donation

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Form of Bequest

The following simple form of bequest may be adapted for use by persons intending to benefit the Menzies Foundation by their wills.  

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How Your Donation Helps

How your donations helpIndividuals wanting to improve Australian civil society are given a once-in-a-lifetime chance to study at leading universities in Australia and overseas. Menzies scholars have gone on to become inspirational academics, law-changers, policy-makers and education-advocates; many involved in world-class research.

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The Sir Robert Menzies Memorial Foundation Limited displays the Registered Charity Tick as it is a registered charity with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC). Please feel free to visit our entry on the ACNC Register before you make a donation.