Friends and Sponsors of the Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf

Here you can find the most important information about our association in English.

About us

Purpose of the company is to support the Heinrich-Heine-University Dusseldorf in carrying out their duties, in particular the promotion of scientific research and teaching tasks; which also includes the management-provided external funding.

The Company pursues exclusively charitable purposes. The purpose is achieved by the funds necessary for the business purpose funds, in particular by annual contributions from members and by single or recurring remunerations.

The Company continues its purpose by concrete that they made their income and the income from the endowment fund - provides funds for important measures or purchases made available to the University - here in consultation with the respective boards of trustees. Also be awarded (with envelopes) for selected academic achievement awards.

Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf

The University of Dusseldorf was created in 1965 by a decision of the state government of North Rhine-Westphalia, but she was called as a research university launched in 1923 possessed with the founding of the Medical Academy Dusseldorf, the Rector's Constitution and the right to award doctorates.


Univ.-Prof. Dr. Anja Steinbeck


Dr. Martin Goch

Universitätsstraße 1, 40225 Dusseldorf

More information can be found on the undefinedGerman pages.


Anyone wishing to support research and teaching at the Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf, is in the company of friends and supporters to the right place. If you want to get involved, can do this in several ways:

  • by making a donation (unbound or project determined)

  • through the acquisition of membership (minimum fee for individuals 100 € / year (HHU members: 50 € / year), for institutional members € 500 / year)

  • through participation in an existing foundation in the form of a donation or donation

  • through the establishment of a new foundation (lifetime or on death).

Take the opportunity to work together within the Society of Friends and influence, so that science and research at the site in Dusseldorf in global competition may exist.

Among other things, the Society of Friends members and donors invites following the annual general meeting for a ceremony with dinner in the club industry. There, the rector reported on the latest development of the Heinrich-Heine-University; Furthermore, the presentation of some scientific prizes will take place.

Members also receive the "UNI-magazine" Heinrich-Heine University and at the request invitations to inaugural lectures.

undefinedHere you can download your application form (PDFundefined) - only available in German


undefinedHere are all the foundations of the Society of Friends of the Heinrich-Heine-University eV. (This section is only available in German)


The awards are earned by young scientists finding an effective public recognition. (only available in undefinedGerman)


Company of friends and supporters of the Heinrich-Heine-University Dusseldorf e.V.
Managing Director: Mrs. Irene Schrader
Schadowplatz 14
c/o Haus der Universität
40212 Düsseldorf
Telefon: + 49 (0)211 81 - 10338
E-Mail: info(at)

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Irene Schrader

Gesellschaft von Freunden und Förderern der Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf e.V.
Schadowplatz 14
c/o Haus der Universität
40212 Düsseldorf
Tel.: +49 211 81-10326

Managing Director’s assistant

Monika Kersten

Gesellschaft von Freunden und Förderern der Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf e.V.
Schadowplatz 14
c/o Haus der Universität
40212 Düsseldorf
Tel.: +49 211 81-10338
Fax: +49 211 81-10309

Bank Account

Deutsche Bank AG Düsseldorf
Kto. 3 031 176
BLZ 300 700 10

Verantwortlich für den Inhalt: E-Mail sendenIrene Schrader / GFFU