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The Ecological Society of Australia is a not-for-profit, membership driven professional society that does not receive any ongoing government funding. We are a registered charity and all donations are invested directly into programs supporting ecological research, evidence-based science and the promotion of science in managing the environment.

​​You can use our online donation page to make tax-deductible donations.

Your donation enables us to support Australian ecologists and ecology through:

  • applied and fundamental postgraduate research grants
  • early career research grants and networks
  • Hot Topics supporting evidence-based science for public decision making
  • research chapter networks
  • public outreach initiatives
  • supporting indigenous ecological knowledge
  • publication of important work in peer-reviewed journals
  • an annual conference, and more ….

Other ways to support the ESA

In addition to tax-deductible donations, opportunities are available for individuals or organisations to partner with us to sponsor specific initiatives

These can include:

  • research grants
  • conference symposia or events
  • awards that facilitate and recognise high quality ecological research
  • outreach events
  • workshops and training programs
  • indigenous ecological programs
  • ecology in schools

If you would like to contribute to the Society through sponsorship or donations, please contact us.