Thank you for your interest in supporting Australian Vision Research. Our work is only made possible by the generosity of our supporters.

Every  year, Australian Vision Research awards on average ten grants of approximately $50,000. Our goal is to continue to increase both the number of projects we support,  and the amount we are able to provide to researches for their projects. For the last 70 years we have been committed to propelling eye-health breakthroughs, with the support of incredible individuals and organisations who are passionate to see eye research change lives.

To make a credit card donation click here, or for a donation via Bank Transfer please use the following details:

Bank: National Australia Bank
Account Name: The Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia
BSB: 082-024
Account Number: 686373628
Reference: Donation_Your_Name

The Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia is endorsed as a Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR). If your tax deductible receipt is delayed, please contact us:

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Partner with us

We value your interest in partnering with Australian Vision Research. Our partners are passionate about supporting the prevention of blindness and vision impairment and enhancing the ophthalmic medical practice, nationally and beyond. We welcome partnerships with Companies, Not for profit organisations, Trusts and foundations, Universities and research institutes, Individual supporters and Government entities.

A partnership with Australian Vision Research showcases your organisation’s commitment to ensure the advancement of critical medical eye research that benefits Australians and the world.

Australian Vision Research boasts a highly engaged membership of approximately 1,000 ophthalmologists. Through a partnership with Australian Vision Research, your organisation can:

– Directly affiliate and boost your cause with our special alignment programs

– Enhance its profile, reputation and social responsibility

– Increase engagement with employees, customers and patients

– Demonstrate sector leadership in scientific support for eye health

Special Alignment Programs

Australian Vision Research provides numerous opportunities for partnership, including our special alignment programs:

New investigators

In support of lead researchers in the early stages of their clinical-research career.

Women scientists

In support of projects that are led and run by a team of female investigators.

Indigenous health advancement

In support of projects that directly benefit indigenous communities.

Regional research

In support of research undertaken in designated regional areas
of Australia.


Click here to find out more about our partnership tiers and benefits