Do something for the common good
Are you a TSE student with a project to finance?
► ► Apply now for funding from the Jean-Jacques Laffont-TSE Foundation!
This September, Toulouse School of Economics reveals its new visual identity, underlining the commitment of economists in Toulouse to promote a more open, sustainable and humane economy: an economy for the common good (see video).
On this special occasion, the Jean-Jacques Laffont - TSE Foundation is launching a call for projects aimed at encouraging TSE students (all courses combined) to develop innovative initiatives for the common good.
Eligibility requirements :
Projects submitted must be:
Extracurricular with a strong social, solidarity, cultural, scientific or environmental dimension AND with a technical basis or scientific interest in relation to TSE.
Organized by one of the following:
- a TSE student association
- on a personal basis, by one or more students registered at TSE for the current academic year (Bachelor, Master, Doctorate),
- one or more former TSE students if the project also involves one or more students enrolled in TSE.
Planned for the 2019-2020 academic year.
Bonus points to be a successful candidate:
A project that shows an innovative or amplifying approach
A project that has an impact on projet(s) leader(s) (e.g. development of new skills)
A project that contributes to TSE's outreach and/or have an impact on its ecosystem (School, Foundation, campus life, alumni network...)
Apply from 16th September until 15th November 2019.
Application form and General terms & Conditions have to be completed, signed and sent or dropped off @ Tiffany Naylor, email@example.com, 21 allée de Brienne, Building F (office MF124) 31000 Toulouse, 05 61 12 85 33.
This file must include:
- A presentation of the project leader(s)
- A presentation of the project
- A detailed budget justifying the request for funding (and specifying whether the project already benefits from a grant from the School)
- An email or letter of recommendation from a TSE teacher-researcher
Do not forget to attach to the application file the general terms & conditions signed (reporting obligations)
Project selection process:
The projects will be submitted to a selection committee that will meet in November 2019.
Will be composed of a representative of the TSE school, a representative of the management of the Jean-Jacques Laffont - TSE Foundation, a representative of the TSE Alumni Network, a representative of the TSE fundraising department, and a qualified personality (chosen according to the nature of the projects presented).
Will select one or more projects to receive financial support ranging from €500 (min) to €4500 (max).
See below some examples of projects that can be funded:
Entrepreneurial project with a scientific, social and/or environmental dimension developed by a student
Project to popularize research in the economic sciences
Project to raise awareness among middle and high school students of the profession of economists or researchers in economics.
Establishment of a women's TSE network....
Tiffany Naylor/Fundraising department, Jean-Jacques Laffont – TSE Foundation, 21 allée de Brienne, Building F (office MF124) 31000 Toulouse/05 61 12 85 33 /firstname.lastname@example.org