Master in European and International Tax Law (LL.M.)

Scholarship

 

 ATOZ FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

 

 

Academic Year 2017/2018

 

 

 

The ATOZ Foundation, under the aegis of the Fondation de Luxembourg, is delighted to announce that it will award a scholarship of € 10,000 to one second-year student enrolled in the LL.M. in European and International Tax Law offered by the University of Luxembourg during its 2019/2020 academic year.

The scholarship winner may benefit from academic advice of an ATOZ staff member throughout said academic year and be offered a paid internship at ATOZ subsequent to the completion of the LLM Programme).

To apply, candidates must include in their application to the LL.M. in European and International Tax Law a cover letter expressing their interest in obtaining the scholarship. The cover letter should also include a brief outline of the applicant's financial need. The applicant must also submit a description of a tax problem and his/her proposed solution thereto. Both the description and the solution of the tax problem, including footnotes, may not exceed 2,000 words. The applicant is free to describe a tax problem addressing issues of comparative, European, and/or international tax law.

Applications for the scholarship can be sent directly to the administrator of the LL.M. programme (laurence.jouvenaux@uni.lu) by 15 July 2019.

The selection committee for the ATOZ Foundation Scholarship will be composed of Prof. Dr. Werner Haslehner (University of Luxembourg) and the members of the Management Board of the ATOZ Foundation. The selection committee will consider each applicant’s grades, cover letter, and tax issue presentation, as well as the overall impression of the applicants, including financial need.

The ATOZ Foundation is set up under the aegis of the Fondation de Luxembourg and supports educational projects, as it believes that education is the key to personal accomplishment, and that research and development are essential for personal and societal progress. The Foundation is equally eager to support projects promoting social cohesion.