Ramaciotti - Supporting Biomedical Research

The Ramaciotti Foundations are collectively one of the largest private contributors to biomedical research in Australia, and have granted over $62.5 million to research projects since 1970.

2020 marked the 50th Anniversary of the establishment of The Clive and Vera Ramaciotti Foundations. Created in 1970 by Vera Ramaciotti, the Foundations continue to have a significant impact on scientific research in Australia and the health and wellbeing of people worldwide.

50 Years of Philanthropy

For 50 years, the Ramaciotti Foundations have been supporting biomedical research. Take a look at how committed, long-term philanthropy – and the dedication of researchers and scientists - has helped save lives and change the world.

Ramaciotti Foundation recipients

2020 Recipients announced

Perpetual, as Trustee of the Ramaciotti Foundations, announces the recipients of the 2020 Ramaciotti Awards

Perpetual is very proud to be involved with the Ramaciotti Foundations especially in our role as trustee. It has allowed us to carry out Vera's charitable intentions of making a significant impact to the community through medical research.

Caitriona Fay, General Manager - Community & Social Investment



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