Impact of Giving

Laurie Cowled with UTS student Ellie Slade

Creating Futures: A Lasting Impact

Philanthropist Laurie Cowled is passionate about providing quality education for indigenous students and has a lasting contribution to make ... read more

Overcoming the stigma of asking for help

Abigail Dixon

Abigail Dixon’s experience shows how a little help from UTS can go a long way ... read more

Transforming lives

Ghand Hamadeh, Safa Rahimi and Joel Cama

The generosity of UTS’s donor community has had a life-changing impact for students Ghand Hamadeh, Safa Rahmini and Joel Cama ... read more

A lasting legacy

Professor Vicki Sara AO

Since stepping down as UTS Chancellor in February 2016, Professor Vicki Sara AO has announced plans to continue her work in advancing the cause of university education, having accepted the role of Patron of the UTS Creating Futures Bequest Society ... read more

UTS partners with Australian Indigenous Education Foundation (AIEF)

Professor Michael McDaniel and Andrew Penfold AM

In an Australian first, a partnership between UTS and the AIEF will create a scholarship that provides eligible indigenous students with accommodation at a UTS Housing Service Residence and a living allowance ... read more

Nurturing Innovation

UTS Data Arena

Eleanor Dunn has just visited the recently opened Data Arena in the Faculty of Engineering and IT. Dunn, in whose name the Eleanor Dunn Scholarship in Engineering was created, is the widow of Ted Dunn, one of Australia’s unsung heroes in modern engineering ... read more

Turning his life around: A life saved

Reece Griffiths

20 year-old Reece Griffiths doesn’t mince words when asked where he’d be without the help he receives from UTS. "I’d be homeless," he says matter-of-factly ... read more

Making a Difference

Fatima Shafaie

As a child, Fatima Shafaie used to lay out newspapers at home and read them like a newsreader. “It was a very unconscious thing,” she recalls. “I just did it because I liked it.” It’s fitting that she’s now immersed in current affairs and governance for a Bachelor of Communication in Journalism and Law degree at UTS... read more

Life transformed through education

Sher Mu La Wee

UTS nursing student Sher Mu La Wee overcame unimaginable adversity to positively transform her life through education, with the invaluable support of a UTS scholarship. Sher's resolve to become a nurse was strengthened with an experience few Australians could imagine... read more