American Australian Association

COVID-19: Useful Information & Resources

American Australian Association

Graduate Education Fund

American Australian Association

Veterans' Fund

American Australian Association

Arts Fund

American Australian Association

Business & Innovation

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Welcome to the

American Australian Association

Established by Sir Keith Murdoch in New York City in 1948, the American Australian Association is the leading privately funded nonprofit organization dedicated to deepening and strengthening cooperation and understanding between the institutions and people of the United States and Australia.

COVID-19 Events and Resources

In light of the current COVID-19 crisis and out of an abundance of caution, we have suspended all in-person programming but we want you to know, the American Australian Association is still here. For now, we are shifting all our events to virtual.

Stay tuned to our Events Calendar as we add to our online programming and COVID-19 Resources for information to assist you during these unprecedented times.


Business & Innovation

The dynamic economic bond between Australia and the United States is at the core of the relationship between the two nations.

Graduate Education

The AAA Graduate Education Fund provides scholarship awards of up to US $40,000 to support graduate-level study (Masters, Ph.D. or Post-Doctoral Research) for Americans and Australians to study in each other's countries respectively.


The AAA Veterans' Fund provides scholarship awards of up to US $50,000 to support honorably discharged post-9/11 military veterans, from America and Australia, to pursue undergraduate and graduate-level study in each other's countries respectively.

Veterans Fund


The AAA Arts Fund provides scholarships and grants to support American and Australian emerging or early-career artists to pursue artistic development in each other’s countries respectively.


Privately funded scholarship program between the US and Australia


Graduate Education, Veteran and Art Alumni


Corporate Sponsors, Partners and Members

American Australian Association

Over US $10.5 million of Awarded Scholarships to date

Thank you for supporting our programs!