Donating to your university
The University of Amsterdam is fortunate to have a large network of international alumni and friends, in- and outside the Netherlands, who are committed to the university and its ideals. If you would like to support the University of Amsterdam, you can do so via the Amsterdam University Fund.
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The Amsterdam University Fund is a recognised charity under Dutch law, meaning that your donation may entitle you to a tax deduction, depending on your situation and country of residence. Favourable tax arrangements also exist for donors in the United States. Please consult your tax adviser for further information.
Donating as a Dutch tax payer
If you live in The Netherlans you can donate using this form.
You can also transfer your donation to the bank account of the Amsterdam University Fund. Our banks details are as follows:
If you want to donate with maximum tax benefits you must fill out a donation agreement to make a periodic gift for at least five years.
Donating from eurozone countries
There are several options for making your donation.
- SEPA Direct Debit Mandate
You can authorise the Amsterdam University Fund to deduct a specific amount from your bank account, either as a one-off payment or as a recurrent annual payment. To arrange a mandate, simply complete the SEPA Direct Debit Mandate form.
- Banks transfer
You can transfer your donation to the bank account of the Amsterdam University Fund. Our banks details are as follows: IBAN: NL24ABNA0453215653; BIC: ABNANL2A.
Donating from the United States
Donors living in the United States can enjoy a tax deduction on gifts made to the Amsterdam University Fund via the ‘University of Amsterdam Fund’. This fund is part of the Netherland America Foundation (NAF) and is recognised as a charity by the US Inland Revenue Service.
Gifts by credit card or cheque
Go to the page of the University of Amsterdam Fund on the website of the Netherland-America Foundation, fill out the form and make your payment.
Gifts by bank transfer
Gifts can also be transferred directly to the Netherland America Foundation's bank account IBAN: NL25ABNA0416292003; BIC: ABNANL2A, stating ‘University of Amsterdam Fund’ in the description.
Donating from other countries
Donors, living in any country, can donate by making an international wire transfer to our bank account.
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Get in touch with us if you have any questions.
Phone: (+31) 20 525 6053