Excalibur Fund

  Cutting edge technology in regenerative medicine The human body has an impressive capacity for self-recovery but sometimes its repair mechanisms fall short and help is needed to fix the damage from aging or injury. This can be accomplished by using materials such as artificial heart valves, dental implants or fillers to repair bone fractures.…

SHE Fund

  ”Students in today’s programmes are tomorrow’s leaders in their country’s health system.”   SHE Having research, education and valorisation as its cornerstones, the School of Health Professions Education (SHE) has expertise in research and education in the broad healthcare domain that have a societal impact. SHE is probably the largest and most productive group…

Jassim Aba Al-Khail Fund

Mission The mission of this fund is ‘to strengthen the community and to improve the study-success of first year-students at the Faculty of Law of Maastricht University through mentoring, monitoring and other activities deemed necessary to achieve these goals. Advisory Committee A committee of three members will based on the request by the Faculty of…

Brain Battle Fund

Battling against acute brain injury                                                  Social value Following reanimation, cerebral hemorrhage, severe stroke or a serious accident, brains may suddenly become heavily damaged, with disastrous results for both patient and family. These patients must be admitted to the intensive care unit, where the function of the heart and lungs can be temporarily taken over.…

Queen of Hearts Fund

The Queen of Hearts Fund has set itself the target of halving the chances of growth retardation and pre-eclampsia by 2025. It also emphatically wishes to position pregnancy as a specific biological stress test and, by doing so, ensure and maintain the health, well-being and productivity of women in the longer term.

Knowledge Transfer Fund

This step towards achieving a broader vision has been embedded university-wide by means of the establishment of a new ‘Knowledge Transfer and University Venturing’ chair. It seems reasonable to expect that third parties and businesses will be willing to make a contribution to our achieving this aim. Partially for this reason, the university has decided…

Professor’s Fund

The Professors’ Fund is an initiative of several Maastricht University professors. Occupying an exemplary and influential position, these professors deem it necessary to support the university and its academic community and have opted to do so through the Limburg University Fund/SWOL. Funding is made possible by donating the payments they received for third-party jobs, royalties…

Science Practice Fund

The Science Practice Fund aims to stimulate the practice of scientific education, research and social services of Maastricht University with financial support. The fund has the following investment goals: a) endowed chairs b) prizes for students that have done meritorious work

Alumni Fund

The Alumni Fund supports scientific research at the university and focuses primarily on projects that have a direct societal impact and that connect science with future entrepreneurship. Through what channels do alumni donate to UM? Annual campaign Every year, the Limburg University Fund/SWOL conducts a fund-raising campaign among UM alumni on UM’s behalf. UMbassadors UMbassadors…