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Our research activities rely on a combination of winning competitive grants and receiving generous donations from the public.

We focus on collaboration and applying research to support others. We are uniquely placed to provide our funders with maximum value for funds received. Our approach to research means that we guarantee your support will be rewarded with excellent results.

Donate to OTARC

To support our research, please visit our secure donation site. All donations are tax deductible, and you will receive a receipt via email. If you need more information, please call 03 9479 2497 or email

If you’d prefer not to donate online, please contact us directly on (03) 9479 2497.

100% of your donation will support the work of the Olga Tennison Autism Research Centre.

We thank you for your support.

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Extraordinary and generous

Olga Tennsion AO has made donations to La Trobe University since 2008 to establish and continue the work of the Australia's first research centre dedicated to autism. OTARC is named in recognition of her contribution.

Olga's legacy