Become a sponsor

Devenir mécène

Becoming a patron of Aix-Marseille University means choosing to make a donation to its foundation to support the university or one of its specific projects. This donation can be financial, in kind (premises, equipment, consumables, etc.) or materialize through skills sponsorship (free provision of a professional at Aix-Marseille University).
Supporting the university entitles companies and individuals to a tax reduction.

1. Why support AMU?

To get involved in the largest French-speaking university in the world

With its 80,000 annual students, including nearly 10,000 foreign students, Aix*Marseille University is known throughout the world. By joining its foundation, you are contributing to its influence.

Supporting innovative projects for all

By supporting AMU, you choose to join the ambitious missions of its foundation and give life to innovative projects for the benefit of all.

The talents of tomorrow

By investing in the talents of tomorrow by participating in the development of training courses of excellence and in the policy of equal opportunities promoted by Aix-Marseille University and its foundation, you are encouraging the emergence of new talent.

Sharing a strong territorial anchoring

Thanks to your support, together we create added and shared value between the key players in a common territory..

Cooperating for the common good around a network of the future

The university trains students, companies hire them, they are the future: we are all concerned.

Benefit from tax advantages linked to donations

Making a donation to the university and its foundation allows you to benefit from advantageous tax reductions, while getting involved in a cause that is close to your heart.

2. Support a specific project

You can decide to support AMU by earmarking your donation to finance a specific project.

Financing a prize or a scholarship

The foundation, thanks to its various donors, finances various prizes and scholarships. In particular, it supports doctoral students by financing the first prize of the "My thesis in 180 seconds" competition every year, as well as a doctoral contract scholarship. It also supports students by financing humanitarian or social projects and each year allows a Vietnamese student to come to France to follow a Master's degree by awarding him a scholarship.

Developing a chair

A chair is a meeting point between the world of teaching and research and the professional world. You can choose to create or join forces with anexisting chairto develop research and pedagogy on a theme of your choice, in conjunction with AMU's teacher-researchers.


3. Make a donation

To make a donation, go to the online donation application for the A*Midex Foundation:

You can fill out the pledge form, and choose among the payment methods: credit card, bank transfer, check. The pledge form is then sent to you filled in electronically.

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In this period of global health crisis, Aix-Marseille University, a major player in our region, is keen to ensure its support for the players in the socio-economic world.

Aix-Marseille University knows the difficulties that companies are encountering and will always be at your side.
Today, beyond its traditional academic missions, training of students and employees, professional integration of students, innovation and research, Aix-Marseille University is at your disposal to provide you with assistance within the limits of its skills and means.

Tomorrow, the training of its students who will be your future employees, as well as your employees, will always remain a major challenge for Aix-Marseille University.
Research, in all disciplinary sectors, will focus even more on the sustainability and performance of your companies.
Equipment and technological platforms will contribute in particular to meeting the challenges we will face together.

Together, we will be able to overcome this crisis.

Contact: espace-entreprise[at]


Faire un don

VIDOC crisis-19 :

AMU, via the Department of Partnership with the Socio-Economic World and the A*Midex Foundation, would like to support national and international students in difficulty by launching an appeal for donations. The funds collected will be used to supplement the measures already implemented at AMU through the Contribution de vie étudiante et de campus (CVEC) and the Fonds de Solidarité et de Développement des Initiatives Étudiantes (FSDIE) as well as to finance internships for our students.

Let's make solidarity lhe cement of our values.

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Contact information


If you would like more information on how to make a donation, you can contact :

  • Edith Raboisson, Partnerships and Sponsorship Officer :edith.raboisson[at] - – 0442172815
  • Imane Bahmane, Financial Manager: imane.bahmane[at]
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