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Project funding
The CLAAS Foundation maintains a network of renowned universities in Germany and abroad.


The CLAAS Foundation aims to support education, research and development in the field of agricultural engineering.


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Field Robot Event 2015

Apply for a seed funding by 27th February 2015.  Prepare your robot for competition.

Awarded scholarships and other awards

CLAAS Foundation awards talented students

Harsewinkel, October 2014. The CLAAS Foundation awarded international students with the Helmut Claas-Scholarship, bonus prizes and the International Student Prize coming to a total value of 44.100 Euro.

Award Ceremony 2013

CLAAS Foundation presents awards to gifted students

Harsewinkel, November 2013. The CLAAS Foundation awarded prizes to gifted students from England and Germany for their theses in the field of agricultural engineering and general engineering. The Helmut Claas-scholarship coming to a value of 21.600 Euro is given to four students. Besides the scholarships, three bonus prizes and four international Student Prizes were awarded.

Award ceremony of the CLAAS Foundation 2012

CLAAS Foundation awarded scholarships and further prices

Harsewinkel. As a kick-off of this year’s award ceremony of the CLAAS Foundation Sylvia Looks, member of the Executive Board announced good news for the Foundation. Member of the Board of Trustees, Dr. Rolf Meuther was the one who delivered the good news: due to a heritage the foundation’s capital increased by 540,000 €.

Calendar of events

Announcement of the Helmut Claas Scholarship prizewinners

7 September
Pupils Award, University Paderborn

27. Oktober
Award presentation

17 November
Day of agriculture