Behind much of what the Memorial does, there is a dedicated community of volunteers. From transcribing documents to becoming a voluntary guide, there are a variety of ways you can get involved.


Work or Volunteer at the Memorial

The Australian War Memorial is an exciting and innovative place to work and volunteer, with world-class exhibitions housed in the nation’s most revered commemorative site in the Nation's Capital.

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Donations and Bequests

There are many ways to support the Memorial, including financial donations, corporate sponsorship, bequests and donating items to our collection.

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Grants, Scholarships and Residencies

The Memorial offers a number of fellowships, scholarship and grant programs, for those looking to further their knowledge and experience.

Transcribe Historic Documents

Transcribe Historic Documents

Using our online transcription tool, you can transcribe documents from our collection. Our dedicated community of transcribers are adding real value to the Memorial's collection by making documents easier to find and read. 

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Become a friend of the Memorial

A membership with the Friends of the Memorial offers you an opportunity to support this great institution. Take advantage of member-only benefits including exclusive tours, shop and accommodation discounts and reserved seating at National Ceremonies.