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…

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Brain Battle Fund

Battling against acute brain injury                                                  Social value Following reanimation, cerebral haemorrhage, 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.…

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Queen of Hearts Fund

Women’s Studies Social relevance Women are considered the most important standard bearers of the healthy family and, as such, of society at large. As cardiovascular diseases are the most common cause of mortality among Dutch women, they certainly deserve our full attention. Scientists from Maastricht University are doing research on existing, unidentified but known risk…

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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…

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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…

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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…

UCM Fund

The fund also aims to support UCM students by financing activities that fit within UCM’s objectives but for which no regular funding is available, for example, publications and research or travel to conferences. Finally, the UCM Fund aims to help students who have found themselves in financial distress and have no other alternatives to relieve…

Theo van Boven Fonds

Prof. mr. Th. C van Boven (1934) is a Dutch jurist and professor emeritus in international law at Maastricht University. He is internationally renowned – mainly by his work for the United Nations – as a protagonist for human rights, rights of minorities and as a opponent of discrimination. Prof. Theo van Boven has been honored…