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Friends' association of University of Applied Sciences Bremerhaven

Association of friends, visionaries and alumni. We have been promoting research and teaching since 1978.

Friends' association is a matter of honour

Yes, we are living in a time of change - mobility, digitalisation, upheavals in the world of work and pandemics. We want to face this change not with concern, but with confidence. Education and science are of immense importance for this. So become part of a network that is committed to education and science in the region: become a member of the Bremerhaven University of Applied Sciences Sponsors' Association! Support education as an investment in the future. It is worth it. Because our students are shaping the world of tomorrow.

This is us

What we make possible

- International contacts for teachers and students
- Sponsorship award for the 3 best theses
- Research Award for best research
- Teaching Award for best teaching
- Activities to expand the university
- Scientific publications
- Promoting awareness of the university and its importance for the city, region and economy
- Introduction of new degree programmes
- Guest evening
- Alumni network
- Linking practice and theory
- Further education & excursions

Awards and honours

The promotion of higher education and the academic work of students are particularly important to us. This is why we award annual prizes for outstanding achievements that are exemplary for the quality of education at Bremerhaven University of Applied Sciences.
The three best theses are honoured during the guest evening with the sponsorship prize, which is awarded with substantial sums. The Teaching Award is presented to particularly committed lecturers on the basis of well-founded submissions from the student body. The Research Award honours outstanding research results and methods as well as innovative research concepts and special initiatives.

Talking of the future A membership with us is guaranteed to pay off for you

Use our Networking events

- as a recruiting platform
- for new contacts and connections
- to exchange ideas with students, university members and other sponsors for an effective transfer of knowledge

Get active!

Those who demand performance must promote performance. Do you agree that the education of our students should be worth something to all of us? Then join our association right away.

Funding request

Students and teaching staff can apply for support from the friend's association of the University of Applied Sciences Bremerhaven with this funding request. As a matter of principle, the Association can only support requests that correspond to its purpose (see p. 2 in the request).

Votes of the Executive Board members

Articles of Association

FöV - Satzung gültig ab 2023-04-11.pdf125,3 KB , PDF


We are happy to answer any questions you may have.

Verein zur Förderung der Hochschule Bremerhaven e.V.
c/o Hochschule Bremerhaven
An der Karlstadt 8
27568 Bremerhaven

Prof. Dr. Ulrich Sander

Ulf Christopher Abbes
Renate Buchwald
Sebastian Dräger
Jörg Ewelt
Michael Frost