Frequently Asked Questions

  1. How do I make a gift to Nova SBE? 

To donate simply click “Make a Gift”, select the amount you want to give and the number of installments (options are available according to the total amount contributed). Then, look for your name at the Alumni database, select it, and go forward!

  1. Why should I give to Nova SBE?

Because you want to contribute do innovation;
Because you want to leave your mark in the world;
Because you want to give back to the school that has given you so much;
Because you understand that Nova SBE’s legacy is YOUR legacy;
Because you are part of a community that is bigger than yourself;
Because you have vision;
Because you want to create an impact in the world;
Because a school leader in the field of Economics, Finance and Management can build the future;
Because you can envision what our 3000 students from 50+ different countries can achieve with your help;
Because you are part of a community of over 17000 Alumni living worldwide;
Because we are the Portuguese affiliate of the CEMS network, we have Triple Crown accreditation, and are the only Portuguese school with a “Universal Business School” distinction with five Eduniversal Palms;
Because, together with 30+ corporate partners, the school’s international faculty body from 25+ countries is responsible for relevant research and regular publications in top research magazines and mediums;
Because we will continue to be an open space, where all participants are engaged in an ecosystem of progress; where everyone is challenged to create meaningful solutions that transform people’s lives for better;
Because in September 2018, we will be moving to a bright new campus that will allow us to keep a privileged position as a welcoming gate for future generations to excel their talents, hopes and ideals: to fetch their purpose.

  1. What is Fundação Alfredo de Sousa?

Fundação Alfredo de Sousa is a private foundation established in 2016 to initiate the Carcavelos’ Campus construction, develop a fundraising strategy and implement the campaign, and promote stronger collaborations with business partners. The Foundation is named after the founder of Faculdade de Economia da Universidade Nova de Lisboa, today Nova SBE, and pursues educational and scientific ends.

  1. How would my gift be used?

Nova SBE’s fundraising program priority goal is the construction of a new campus which will make it possible for the school to accept more applicants than today. We are creating a bigger and better space for great minds to find their purpose, and leave their mark in the world. Your gift might contribute to building green spaces, classrooms, buying equipment, materials… anything knowledge related. The sky is the limit!

  1. Which payment methods are available?

You can complete your donation through paypal, bank transfer, credit card, or mb reference.

  1. If I want to pay over several years, how does it work?

Each year, on the same month you have completed your first payment, Nova SBE’s will send you the payment details for that year’s installment.

  1. I’m experiencing problems making a payment online, what should I do?

Please contact us at [email protected] and our team will get back to you as soon as possible.

  1. I want to make a payment by check. Is that possible?

Yes this is possible. Please find bellow all the information you need:

  1. Where can I find out more about tax benefits in my country?

Here you can find information on the Fiscal Benefits that your donation can provide you in Portugal. We are working to get you all the information needed on Fiscal Benefits in other countries.

  1. How can I get a copy of my gift receipt?

If you share your fiscal number when completing your donation, you will receive your receipt shortly after paying online. If that is not the case, please contact us at [email protected].

  1. How will my gift be recognized by Nova SBE?

Unless making an anonymous gift, all donors to Fundação Alfredo de Sousa, are listed in the Fundação’s Annual Report for that year. Also, when the gift is dedicated to a specific project, it can be recognized with the naming of an object, location or project.

  1. I need more specific information, what should I do?

If your question has not been answered here, please don’t hesitate to contact our team at [email protected].

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