The Ben Williams Endowment fund was set up to assist undergraduate and postgraduate students with special difficulties such as, but not exclusively related to, mental illness, disability or family issues to continue and complete their studies.
Supports the Ben Williams Student Support Grant
The fund gives students and researchers from developing countries the chance to travel to the Research School of Physics and Engineering at ANU to pursue collaborative research.
Supports technical staff to engage in activities that will advance their career and enhance the research of the Department of Nuclear Physics. The Endowment is now aiming to provide support to other Department members beyond the accelerator staff including PhD student scholarship top-ups.
The Geoffrey Russell Memorial Award commemorates the passion and dedication Geoffrey Russell had for physics. He was a keen physicist and intellectual who would have made an immense contribution to society if he had not died prematurely at the age of 25.
Supports the Geoffrey Russell Memorial Award
The ANU Achievement Prize for Third Year Physics is awarded to the student who, in that year was enrolled in a program leading to the award of a degree of Bachelor in the ANU College of Science.
Supports the Best Third Year Physics Student Award