Mission & Objective

Established in 2002 with assets from the Social Foundation, the Fondation pour les Etudiants de l’EPFL is dedicated to supporting students registered at the EPFL, in particular when their financial situation makes it difficult for them to complete their studies.
  • The Foundation may provide scholarships, help on accommodation, health support measures and any other form of material aid.
  • The Foundation supports projects in favour of the whole student community.
  • The Foundation also seeks to identify the necessary funding to carry out its mission.
  • Statuts 2006 (french)

Foundation Structure

The FEE Foundation is headed by a Foundation Board, made up of at least 4 members – the Director of Education, the EPFL General Counsel , one EPFL Professor, and one (or two) student(s) registered at the EPFL.

Financial aid – terms and procedures

Students wishing to obtain financial aid should submit an application to the Student Affairs Department in charge of awarding scholarships and financial aid to students. In particular, Student Affairs processes applications for FEE grants.

For further information or to make an appointment please contact Student Services.

Projects supported by the Foundation

The FEE Foundation has contributed to financing projects in favour of EPFL students. Such one-off or regular contributions are decided each year by the Foundation Board. The objective is to benefit the student community as a whole, in addition to personal aid granted to individual students with financial problems.