The entrepreneurial thinker

Heike Grimm has been an Aletta Haniel Professor at the Willy Brandt School of Public Policy since November 2013. The professorship is being funded by the Haniel Foundation. Here, you can read a portrait about Heike Grimm, which was published in the Haniel magazine "enkelfähig". In addition, some students from the Brandt School talk about their ideas for a better world.

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Scholarships

The Haniel Foundation offers one of the most highly funded scholarship programmes in Germany.

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New Stippvisite

Twice a year, Stippvisite (in German) takes you inside the Haniel Foundation’s latest projects.

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Haniel Circle
The fourth Haniel Circle in May 2013 addressed the following question: “How can we make better use of talent as a resource?” The Haniel Foundation invited renowned brain researcher from Bremen and long-time President of the Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes, Professor Gerhard Roth, to be a speaker.

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Scholarship holders’ meeting
What kind of interrelationship is there between companies and governments when attempting to solve global problems? Where are there tensions and synergies? Scholarship holders and alumni discussed these questions with renowned experts from the worlds of politics, administration and business at the twelfth scholarship holders’ meeting of the Haniel Foundation.

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Talent Company at Aletta Haniel Comprehensive School

On 3 February 2014, the groundbreaking ceremony for the first Talent Company in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia featuring guests from the areas of politics, business, media and society was held at Aletta Haniel Comprehensive School in Duisburg-Ruhrort. Lord Mayor of Duisburg Sören Link has signed on as the sponsor of the project.

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