At Griffith, we advance remarkable scholarship and research to build a brighter future.
In our almost 50-year history, Griffith has grown to become a university of influence and is ranked among the top 2% of universities worldwide. With a diverse portfolio of subjects, its impact is felt at home and abroad.
A bequest is the most personal form of giving and a gift in your will to Griffith, offers you the opportunity to create a lasting legacy.
There is no wealth or age limit to donate to a cause you believe in, you can play an integral part in creating a remarkable future whoever you are.
You can change the world for the better through education and research
Areas of Investment
Sustainability and the environment
Help us continue to focus on protecting the planet and creating sustainable solutions for generations to come through innovative practices in the economic, social and environmental space.
Youth and community
Griffith University is working with communities on projects to support our young people and programs that provide guidance and research outcomes for the benefit of communities Australia-wide.
Music and the arts
Griffith is committed to the future of music and the creative and visual arts, producing research and graduates pushing boundaries and changing the arts and cultural landscape.
Health and wellbeing
Be part of the solution. World-leading teachers and researchers are tackling some of today's greatest global health challenges. Join us on the journey to discovering drugs, creating vaccines and tackling chronic illness.
Leading reconciliation, exploring health issues, educating and engaging with communities, Griffith University is working with and supporting Australia's First Peoples.
There are many ways to support students to reach their potential and achieve a brighter future, regardless of their personal circumstances.
Whatever you passion or interest, we will honour your wishes
Honouring your wishes
There are many reasons behind a decision to leave a bequest to Griffith. It may be to remember a family member of someone dear, to give back as an alumnus or staff member or to simply support your passion for education and research. No matter the reason, we will ensure your wishes are met and honoured.
Leaving a gift in your will is easy.
Sign a new will
Amend your current will
Add a codicil
To ensure your wishes are met and honoured, please discuss your intentions with family before preparing documents with your lawyer.
I have been associated with Griffith University for more than 20 years as a member of its Council. In that time, I have seen first-hand how a university education is not only life-changing for our students, but often their families and communities as well.
Griffith University Chancellor Henry Smerdon AM DUniv
CREATING A LASTING LEGACY
A musical legacy stretching back to a famous artistic family in Austria, was passed onto the next generation through a piano scholarship.
If you intend to leave a gift to Griffith University in your will, please let us know so we can ensure your goals are achieved.
Griffith University is endorsed by the Australian Taxation Office as a deductible gift recipient (DGR) and can receive income tax deductible gifts. Donations to Griffith of $2 or more are tax deductible in Australia.
The Promoter of this Griffith University Appeals is the Director, Development and Alumni Office, pursuant to Sanction Number CP5701.