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Professor Dame Marie Bashir Scholarship Program announced

Technion Australia has established the Professor the Honourable Dame Marie Bashir AD CVO Scholarship Program to honour the awarding of a Doctor Honoris Causa to her by the Technion and her agreeing to become the NSW Patron of Technion Australia. The Program provides scholarships to enable Australian students from high school to post graduate to attend the Technion. “We wanted to do something that would reflect Professor Bashir’s lifelong commitment to adolescents and young adults as well as the disadvantaged and students of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background, “ president, Dr Ruth Ratner ...

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Technion Australia Mission 16 - Technion Unlimited

Technion Australia has announced that there are still a few vacancies left on its ‘Mission 16 – Technion Unlimited’ to Israel and the Technion in June 2016. “This is the first ever Mission undertaken by Technion Australia and our planning committee's brief was to prepare something that even regular visitors to Israel will not have seen,” said Dr Ruth Ratner, President. "In addition to participating in the celebrations and presentations at the annual International Board of Governors meeting at Technion, we will have special access to some of Technion's cutting edge research labs, as well as visits to a select few international and ...


The Technion Society of Australia (NSW) aims to establish a lasting relationship between Australian society and the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology.

We support the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology in its mission to be at the forefront of the global network of science and technology, to be Israel's top facility for science and technology (a role that is necessary for the future of Israel and to all humanity) and to be a centre of excellence in technical education producing leaders with strong professional ethics and sensitive to social and environmental issues.

Our activities include lectures by visiting Technion academics; academic and student exchange programs (including supporting scholarships); fostering links between Australian business and the Technion; an Australian Technion alumni group; and fundraising.