Shaping the future

Drawn portrait of Dorothee Wegmann

Driving innovation beyond your lifetime with legacies and bequests
Thanks to individuals like Dr Dorothée Wegmann, who supported ETH Zurich’s “Excellence Scholarship & Opportunity Programme” during her lifetime and named the ETH Zurich Foundation as the sole heir in her will, it is possible to launch unique research projects, nurture outstanding students or effectively promote pioneering spirit.

Learn more about legacies and bequests and read Dr Wegmanns and stories of other ETH alumni and friends.


Pioneer Fellows once again strongly represented among best Swiss startups

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Cryo-electron microscopy to be expanded, and new professorship created, thanks to donations

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Visionary architect awarded Rössler prize

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Thank you!

Numerous donors and partners made their gifts to the university in the past years. We thank you, alumni and private individuals, companies, foundation and organizations, for your dedication and generosity.

To our donors and partners.