Our 150th anniversary campaign aims to bring together all those with the will to support education of responsible changemakers. Rallying all Sciences Po communities, in France and beyond, is crucial to the success of the campaign.
On April 12th, Sciences Po community in Hong Kong gathered for a cocktail party at the China Club. Frédéric Mion and Nathalie Jacquet, Head of Strategy and Development, met many exchange students, alumni and partners and presented the projects that will shape the Sciences Po of tomorrow.
Sciences Po maintains strong links with the United Kingdom. Many of our graduates are located in the UK and our academic partnerships with British universities are long-standing, multi-partner collaborations with a track record of producing excellence. We are committed to strengthening this relationship by offering our Alumni and friends in the UK more opportunities to meet and connect at intellectually stimulating events.
This March 2019, Sciences Po marked the 14th anniversary of the Émile Boutmy scholarship for an evening celebrating excellence and diversity. It was an opportunity for Emile Boutmy scholars from the Paris campus to meet each other and Boutmy scholarship sponsors, including BNP Paribas, Chalhoub Group, Fondation RATP, L’Oréal, Total and private donors.
Jacob Kasel has been selected as the 2019 Michel David-Weill Scholarship laureate.
Jacob obtained a Bachelor’s of Art from Emory University in 2018 with a double major in Spanish and Portuguese and Comparative Literature. While pursuing his undergraduate studies, he completed several graduate-level courses across disciplines including Law, Comparative Literature, and History.
The fundraising results of our department are available in this document, regarding our different actions: social responsibility and openness to every talent; innovation in education; research; the Artillerie and the Campus 2022 project.
Through this report, we warmly thank the 122 corporate partners, the 35 institutions and foundations and the 914 indivdual donors that trusted us this year, and who here get a chance to express the importance of their renewed involvement with Sciences Po.
Airbnb and Sciences Po have today announced that Airbnb has joined Sciences Po Technology, Governance and Institutional Innovation Chair (TGII). Placed at the heart of the new Sciences Po School of Public Affairs, this chair aims to advance research and education in the digital field and empower French and international leaders in government and business to make informed decisions that will steer institutions in the digital age.
The Chair conducts research and sponsors specialised programs on three issues:
On 28 September 2017, Sciences Po celebrated the 10th anniversary of the preparatory certificate for high performance athletes (CSHN).
In 2007, at the instigation of the Jean-Luc Lagardère Foundation, Sciences Po Executive Education began offering a training course for high performance athletes. It is a modular programme that enables athletes to prepare for their future careers. BNP Paribas and its private bank have supported the programme from the first, and have since been joined by the FDJ Corporate Foundation and, last autumn, the AccorHotels Group.
Tell us a little about yourself: what are your aspirations and what was your path before Sciences Po?
I am half Zimbabwean, half Kenyan and I grew up in Zimbabwe. Prior to joining Sciences Po for my undergraduate programme, I completed my International Baccalaureat diploma at the United World College in Swaziland, a tiny kingdom in Southern Africa. In the long-term, my goal is to acquire the necessary skills that will allow me to be an effective leader, especially in this age of digitalisation, globalisation and climate change.
On Wednesday, 11th April, the Sciences Po Entrepreneurship Centre (fr) and the LIEPP launched the Women in Business Chair. This new research and teaching chair aims to develop and scientifically evaluate measures to reduce the barriers women face in business careers, whether in terms of access to leadership positions or of starting new business ventures.