By

Yann Verbeke
As BAEF enters its next century, the Foundation clearly wants to pursue and reinforce its mission to contribute to a society faced with numerous challenges of increasing complexity. In that spirit, the Board of Directors of the BAEF decided to create a dedicated BAEF Centennial Fund to provide support to brilliant students who want to...
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End of January 2020 effectively marked the 100th Anniversary of the Belgian American Educational Foundation (B.A.E.F.).  Because of the Coronavirus pandemic, BAEF could only celebrate its Centennial in June  2022.   Since its founding in 1920 by President Herbert Hoover, the B.A.E.F. has granted Fellowships to 4,103 Belgians and 1031 Americans for advanced study or research...
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The Francqui-Collen Prize 2020 is awarded to Cédric Blanpain, professor at the Free University of Brussels, Welbio investigator, director of the Laboratory Stem Cells and Cancer. Sometimes called the “Belgian Nobel Prize”, the 2020 Francqui-Collen Prize rewards Cédric Blanpain, from the Université libre de Bruxelles. Director of the Stem Cells and Cancer Laboratory, Professor in...
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Alec de Changy and Benoît Duplat are BAEF fellows from the boat 1993 and graduated from the Harvard MBA in 1995.  Both were raised and studied in Belgium, worked in very international settings - Argentina, Thailand, India, Russia - and are now back, living in Europe.
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