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Charlotte Broennimann

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After obtaining a Master degree in Bioengineering from the Swiss Institute of Technology in Lausanne, I wanted to direct my career towards a more entrepreneurial direction and in particular in the management of new technologies. During my Master’s project at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in California, I had the chance to experience the vibrant…

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Guillaume Lavanchy

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I obtained a 242 grant from the Hubert Tuor Foundation to cover expenses for publishing a scientific article open-access. After completing my master in biology, I did some civil service at a nature protection NGO. They had gathered an impressive amount of data but were lacking the time, skills and an impulse to analyse them…

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Tarek Nassour

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After graduating as a Bachelor of Science, in applied chemistry from the University of Damas and biochemistry from the University of Geneva, the grant from the Hubert Tuor Foundation has provided me with the financial support I need to take a Master’s degree in biochemistry at the University of Geneva. I am aiming for a…

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Laura Roxanne Stalder

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It’s all about giving back a little. A little of your time, a little of your energy, a little of you love and a little of your abilities. The Hubert Tuor Foundation offers a unique opportunity to take part of their philanthropic mission for a 6-month internship in Cambridge, Massachusetts. This initiative represents the foundation…

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Ana Paula Goncalves Cataldo

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After having obtained a bachelor’s degree in french and comparative literature (School of Humanities) from the UNIGE, I decided to pursue a masters degree in digital communication starting in september 2018. Not only did my academic education in literature help me gain a lot of knowledge in terms of textual analysis and Fine Arts Culture,…

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Diego Sigrist

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I have always been passionate about sustainability issues and emerging technologies, which made studying Environmental Engineering for my Bachelor’s degree at ETH Zurich a natural choice for me. These studies sharpened my critical thinking, gave me a solid understanding of fundamental engineering theory and taught me how to reason from first principles. Studying for a…

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Giacomo Montagna

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I am a Swiss board certified gynecologist. I completed my medical education at the University of Lausanne and obtained my doctoral thesis at the University of Zurich. My main clinical and research interest is breast cancer treatment. I am particularly interested in the de-escalation of axillary surgery and the clinical management and epidemiology of breast…

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Catarina Ribeiro Amaral

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Through the Hubert Tuor Foundation, I have been able to continue my medical studies at the University of Geneva. Being in the final year of my Bachelor’s degree, and having difficulty reconciling these intensive studies with extracurricular work, this bursary has allowed me to have not only financial but also psychological stability. Thanks to this…

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BENJAMIN RAMTOULA

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Automation, if properly used, has the potential to dramatically improve our everyday lives. It could preserve us from dangerous and strenuous tasks, or simply make impossible things until now become a reality. One of the major challenges to make our robots intelligent is to give them the ability to perceive and understand the environment around…

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Krikor Eblighatian

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The Hubert Tuor Foundation offered me a grant for my studies of Master of Science – Chemical Biology at the University of Geneva. I arrived to Geneva after interrupting my undergraduate studies in Chemistry at Aleppo University due to the war. In Switzerland, I learned french and passed the exams ECUS (Complementary examination of the…

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Thomas Maurissen

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I contacted the Hubert Tuor Foundation when l was looking for funding to partially finance my internship at swissnex Boston, the Swiss Consulate of Science and Technologies located between Harvard and MIT. The HTF decided to support my project and to inaugurate a new sponsorship for newly graduated students that want to invest in a…

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Aurélie Goy

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I am glad to have received a grant from the Hubert Tuor Foundation. I obtained my bachelor’s degree in microtechnology engineering in June 2018 at HEPIA Geneva. During these three years, I had the opportunity to participate in the ESA student experience program. Our team, composed of students from HES Switzerland, carried out an experiment…

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Thomas Lew

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From Neil Amstrong’s walk on the Moon, photos from Mars taken by Curiosity, to the latest SpaceX rocket boosters landing on Earth, space exploration continues to inspire generations. As satellites constantly orbit our planet to enable communications and monitor our climate, it is clear that space is playing an important role for humanity. It also…

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Belinda Eienberger

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Thanks to the Hubert Tuor Foundation, I received the financial support I needed to complete my medical studies at the University of Lausanne. It is not easy to find a way to finance a master’s degree through student jobs in addition to medical studies with a very sustained and demanding rhythm, scientific research work and…

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Tiffany Tuor

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During my studies, I thought a great deal about my various options and the next steps to take in my career. What were the most flourishing scientific fields? What were the most cutting-edge research projects of the moment? Which universities and countries favoured which type of research field? Was it better to move directly on…

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