Understanding Society

Tilburg University is convinced that it can contribute to solving social issues by developing and transferring knowledge and bringing together people from various disciplines and organizations.


If you would like to make a donation to Tilburg University, several options are available.

You could sponsor one of the ongoing projects of the Tilburg University Fund. Your financial support could provide the input to help a particular project reach its potential. Other projects are still waiting for funding; your donation could provide the impulse to get one of them up and running. Another possibility for giving to Tilburg University involves creating your own "named fund", or establishing a special chair to enable research in a certain area with which you have an affinity. Read more about endowment possibilities by clicking on this link: Giving

"Excellent teachers ''WIZZkunde'"

Subsidy for Tilburg University's education project in support of higher level mathematics in high schools

Tilburg University Fund recently received funding in support of the project "Excellent teachers 'WIZZkunde'". The 250,000 euro subsidy from SenterNovem represents an important stimulus of the initiative of Tilburg University's Economics Faculty to strengthen the capacities of high school students and teachers in higher level math courses.

Partnership Tilburg University/TISCO and Oxfam Novib

Worldwide ambitions with an innovative model to increase the access of the poorest poor to basic legal rights

Tilburg University Fund has played an important role in launching the Microjustice Initiative, a research collaboration created between Tilburg University research institute TISCO and international development organization Oxfam Novib.

Scholarship given to international students

Thanks to the generous gifts of alumni and friends of Tilburg University, the Tilburg University Fund has been able to extend a scholarship to international students for a Masters program at Tilburg.

E.ON is sponsoring feasibility research into solar energy in Africa

E.ON funded a feasibility study into sustainable solar energy in Mozambique and Namibia.