It is possible to give donations for the research and the activities carried out at SISSA. Donations are subject to prior approval by the competent authorities of the school. If the donor does not want his or her name to be made public, it will not.
For further information, please contact:
- Valorisation and Innovation Office: firstname.lastname@example.org
Thanks to a donation to the memory of V. Tallachini, an annual prize for the best Master's thesis in Communication of Science on topics of Science Policy will be awarded.
Paolo Giordano made a donation for two annual scholarships, both for the creation of an original and unpublished journalistic data-driven investigation based on the COVID-19 pandemic in Italy. The funds come from the income of the book "Nel contagio" (Einaudi, 2020; in English: "How contagion works", published by Bloomsbury Publishing).
Elvita Titolo made a donation for research on spinal injuries and on Parkinson's disease, in memory of her husband Walter Zangrando.
Marina Picek made a donation for research and study of glioblastomas or brain neoplasms, to the memory of her mother Luciana Poli in Picek.
Thanks to Prof. Jacques Mehler about 600 neuroscience books were donated to SISSA.
Andrea Corrado made a donation to the Laboratory of Cerebral Cortex Development for research on glioblastoma, in memory of his wife Federica Ziller.
Giulia Bossolini made a donation to the SPINAL laboratory for research on spinal cord injuries.
Thanks to a donation to the memory of Francesco Caracciolo, a prize for the best PhD thesis in Phisics will be awarded (year 2014).
A donation was made in memory of Rosa Bergodaz to benefit the Laboratory of Neurogenomics on Alzheimer desease.
The association ADRIANOSTRA made a donation to benefit the Laboratory of Neurogenomics on Parkinson's desease.
A donation was made in memory of Vanda Fabbro to benefit the Neuroscience Area research on neurodegenerative deseases.
Lidia Chiaruttini made a donation to the Neurogenomics Laboratory for research on Alzheimer's disease, to the memory of her sister Nives Chiaruttini.
Alessio La Rocca, Giulia Dondoli and Marco Bartolozzi made a donation to the SPINAL laboratory for research on spinal cord injuries.
Thanks to a donation to the memory of Franco Lutman, a prize for the best PhD thesis in Mathematics and a prize for the best Master's thesis in Communication of Science will be awarded. It also enabled to coin SISSA celebratory medals.
Daniela Zampirollo and Gianfelice Finotto made several donations, also on behalf of the Association Hatria Giallosossa, to the Neurogenomics Laboratory for research on Parkinson's disease from the proceeds of the sale of the books written by Ms Zampirollo.
Xevi Biarnés Fontal, promoter of the group Predicting Taste Perceptions. He made a donation to Physics research area the prize the group won at the local competition of Start Cup 2008.
Roberto Conti made several donations to the Neurogenomics Laboratory for research on Parkinson's disease from the proceeds of the sale of his book titled "Ortigara Montagna degli Alpini".
Mario Calusa donated two of his painting works to the School.