Hank Nelson Flowers

Spotlight: Hank Nelson Memorial Endowment

Throughout his career, Hank Nelson used his teaching, writing, and commentary to promote PNG and its peoples.


This endowment celebrates his pioneering and enduring contribution to the study of the history, politics and society of PNG. It directly supports an annual student award for the best Higher Degree Research thesis submission.

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A gift to the ANU College of Asia and the Pacific is a gift to the future. Every donation increases the potential of the College’s exceptional community of students and researchers to contribute to the future of scholarship on Asia and the Pacific.

If you would like to support the College through a philanthropic contribution please contact our Head of Advancement, give to our funds listed through Support Us.

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Looking for informed discussion on developments and ideas relevant to Asia and the Pacific? Our latest news will keep you up to date, whether you want to stay engaged with Asia and the Pacific for your career or are simply maintaining a lifelong interest.

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Our monthly e-newsletter for alumni will keep you informed about the research and teaching at the ANU College of Asia and Pacific, and introduce you to members of our alumni community.

To be added to the mailing list, please contact us at cap.advancement@anu.edu.au.

Stay connected

As an alumnus of the ANU College of Asia and the Pacific, you are part of an Asia-Pacific literate community of nearly 10,000 members. Our alumni are spread across the region and the world. They are engaged in careers and personal endeavours that impact the Asia-Pacific region and Australia's engagement with the region. We aim to create opportunities for our alumni to engage with each other, forge new networks and cement old friendships.

We are also exploring opportunities to connect our alumni to other Australian and global networks of Asia-Pacific literate and engaged people. Please update your contact details to stay informed.

2020 CAP Philanthropy Report

We are pleased to welcome you to the 2020 Philanthropy Report. This report celebrates the important role our alumni, donors and friends play in the success of the ANU College of Asia & the Pacific (CAP). Download Report [PDF, 2.2MB]

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This inaugural issue of the CAP Report on Philanthropy provides an overview on the successes of the Schools within the College and the impact that philanthropy is having on the College’s work.

This report also introduces some of our alumni, students and donors who share with us their inspiring CAP and career journeys.

We are thankful to our donors and volunteers who are making a difference in the lives of today’s students and we look forward to sharing this impact through this Report on Philanthropy.

If you would like a hard copy of the CAP Report on Philanthropy, please contact the CAP Advancement team at cap.advancement@anu.edu.au.

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Looking for more than Asia and the Pacific alumni benefits?

The University's Alumni Relations Office offers a range of additional ways stay connected and informed.

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Our alumni are achieving great things around the world. If you would like to tell your own story or suggest an alumnus we should profile, please email cap.advancement@anu.edu.au.

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We'd love to hear your views on the type of information and benefits you would like to receive. If you have suggestions for future stories; or feedback on alumni communications and programs; or if you would just like to let us know what you have been doing since graduation we would love to hear from you.

Please email cap.advancement@anu.edu.au.