Sponsors and alumni of the University of Münster - Doing our best together
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Sponsors and alumni of the University of Münster

A number of special projects in research, teaching and academics are supported by friends and sponsors of the University of Münster. On the following pages, we present a selection of these projects and cordially invite you to join us in supporting the University. For more information, please feel free to contact the staff of the University Fundraising Department.

The University also strives to maintain close contact with former students and staff. As the University's largest network, the Alumni Club WWU Münster can help you stay in touch with other alumni and your alma mater. There are also alumni associations in faculties and institutes which strengthen the network in individual subject areas.

Alumni Day 2018: Brunch at the Fürstenberghaus

Alumni Day 2018: Brunch at the Fürstenberghaus
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The Alumni-Club WWU Münster cordially invites you, our former students and colleagues, to our Alumni Day 2018 on Saturday, 7 July 2018 at 10.30 am (admission starts at 10.00 am). You can look forward to an colourful programme with a brunch at the Fürstenberghaus and further highlights, i. e. guided tours to the Friedensausstellung and the new Philosophikum. Prof.  Thomas Großbölting will hold the keynote speech "Das andere '1968'. Die Protestbewegung global national – lokal". In the afternoon and the evening various institutes and faculties offer special events.

You can find more information and the registration form at https://www.uni-muenster.de/Alumni/en/alumnitag.html.

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Funding topics and projects

Are you interested in supporting research, teaching or students at the University of Münster? Together we can help you find a funding project with a thematic focus which is important to you. In this way, you can be sure that your donation, sponsored contribution or endowment will be used to support junior academics and cutting-edge research endeavours. The following is a selection of our current funding projects.

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The Stiftung WWU Münster

The University of Münster strives to achieve the highest quality in research and teaching. To this end, the Stiftung WWU (University of Münster Foundation) supports the University in its efforts to meet this goal. For example, through the University’s ‘ProTalent’ scholarship programme, the Foundation awards scholarships to the best junior academics.

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Funding options

There are good reasons to support the University of Münster. In the following, we present an overview of our various funding options: donations, donations instead of gift-giving, endowments and bequests, business cooperation and sponsoring and court-ordered fines.

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Our sponsors

We are deeply grateful to all our donors, benefactors and sponsors who have done so much to support the University of Münster. Here you find an overview of the sponsors of special projects at the university.

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Funding associations

A large number of associations of friends and sponsors support projects at the University of Münster in the areas of research, teaching and culture.
Since 1918, the University Society Münster (Universitätsgesellschaft Münster e.V.) has provided interdisciplinary support to student organisations, cultural projects and model projects of excellence. There are also a number of sponsoring associations that promote projects at the faculty level in specific subjects and institutes.

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Alumni

The University of Münster is strongly committed to cultivating close and lasting ties with its former students and staff. To this end, the University founded the Alumni-Club WWU Münster in 2001. Since then its membership has grown to more than 17,000 registered alumni, making the Alumni Club the University’s largest network. We welcome not only past students, but also former academic and non-academic staff.

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Contact partners

If you wish to support the University of Münster, the staff of the Fundraising Department would be happy to help you further. Whether you would like to donate money or material resources, sponsor a project or simply volunteer your time, our University Funding team can offer you consultation and assistance with putting your ideas into practice.