Why support Arcada?
By donating you support our long-term and ambitious work for a sustainable future and you support diversity in society. We want to develop with our time and be one step ahead.
- Arcada is a leading university of applied sciences in the country. We offer high quality higher education and our socially relevant research operations have significant impact.
- Our alumni are sought after on the job market, as they have the skill to combine theory and practice and they have built valuable networks already during their studies.
- Our manageable size allows as to swiftly adapt to changes in society and working life.
- We carry the national responsibility for educating Swedish speaking experts in fields like occupational therapy as well as film and media. Our programmes cover fields such as business, engineering, healthcare, welfare, culture and media.
In this campaign we invite foundations, firms and you as an individual to contribute to a better future. The new learning and research environments at Arcada will enable smart and sustainable solutions for the future.
The target groups of the campaign are:
- Private persons
Héléne och Walter Grönqvists Stiftelse
Maria von Bonsdorff-Hermunen
Otto A. Malms donationsfond
Stiftelsen Tre Smeder
Our donation purposes
Private persons have the option to deduct a monetary donation of at least €850 and no more than €500,000 from their net earned income. More information on the donation deduction in personal taxation can be found on the Tax Administration's website (In Finnish) (External link)
Associations have the option to deduct monetary donations of at least €850 and no more than €250,000. More information on the donation deduction in corporate taxation can be found on the Tax Administration's website. (In Finnish) (External link)
Fundraising license for the whole of the country, except Åland, for the period
License number RA/2020/168, granted
License holder: Yrkeshögskolan Arcada Ab.
Fundraising organiser: Yrkeshögskolan Arcada Ab.
The purpose of the fundraising
The purpose of the fundraising is to support Yrkeshögskolan Arcada Ab in managing its mission pursuant to paragraph 4 of the Finnish Polytechnics Act (932/2014). The fundraising is intended to support the acquisition of digital solutions that create innovative, inclusive and inspiring learning and research environments at Arcada University of Applied Sciences. The fundraising does not contain any other conditions regarding its purpose.
Other terms and conditions
The donation is made without any requirements for service in return. The donation is not associated with any subsequent condition or with conditions that bind the use of the university's other funds. The university determines how the donation is used. All information regarding the donations (the donor's name, amount, purpose), pursuant to paragraph 21 of the Finnish Polytechnics Act and the Act on the Openness of Government Activities (621/1999), is public.