Wednesday, 1 December 2021

Kicking goals on Giving Day 2021

CommBank Stadium in the heart of Parramatta was the venue for the Chancellor’s Challenge on Giving Day.

'Team Chancellor' took on 'Team Vice-Chancellor' in a soccer penalty shoot-out competition and WON! The star studded teams included sporting and media celebrities, alumni, donors, students and University staff. 

Team Chancellor proudly raised funds for Indigenous Scholarships.

Team Vice-Chancellor passionately raised even more funds for Integrative Health research.

'Team Vice-Chancellor', raising the most in donations, unlocked a $150,000 challenge gift from Charter Hall.

'Team Chancellor', winning the penalty shoot-out, unlocked another $150,000 gift from Bartier Perry Lawyers.

The Chancellor's Challenge was the highlight of Giving Day 2021 with both teams triumphantly KICKING GOALS for the University.

Chancellor's Challenge Teams

Team Chancellor

Team Chancellor is proudly raising money to support Indigenous Scholarships at Western Sydney University.

Professor Kevin Dunn, Referee

I am refereeing this penalty shoot-out. If I raise more than $3000 then I will allow the Chancellor and Vice-Chancellor to have shot each at me in the goals, after their shoot out.

Team Vice Chancellor

Team Vice-Chancellor is proudly raising money to support Integrative Health research at Western Sydney University.

Chancellor's Challenge Players