Donations and bequests

Why donate to ASSA?

Your tax-exempt contribution will assist the ASSA to strengthen the impact of social science research and knowledge for the betterment of Australian society. The academy has a vision for the future, and is enhancing its programs to better fulfil its mandate. In particular, the academy seeks to:

  • expand its program of workshops, roundtables and research, stressing the involvement of early career researchers
  • provide greater opportunities for publication and the dissemination of workshop outcomes
  • support major new research initiatives on matters of national and international concern
  • engage policy makers through the provision of social science based knowledge and advice.

How you can help

  • You can donate at any time.
  • You can make a bequest to the academy in your Will.

When can I do this?

  • Donations are needed now to enable the academy to expand its activities.
  • Bequests are a future commitment. The key is to amend your Will now to ensure that the academy's causes will benefit.

Further details

For confidential advice on making a donation or bequest, contact the academy President or Honorary Treasurer through the ASSA office.

For more information, please contact:
Dr John Beaton
Executive Director
john.beaton [at]
+61 .2 62491788