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Associations and Foundations

The Scuola collaborates with associations aimed at enhancing relations with former students, promoting its educational and scientific activities and developing and increasing relations with the research, business and employment systems. In addition, as a reference body, it can establish university foundations under private law in order to carry out activities that are instrumental to and supportive of its institutional activities.

Association of Students, Researchers and Professors of the Scuola Normale Superiore

The Association of Students, Researchers and Professors of the Scuola Normale Superiore of Pisa ("Associazione Normalisti") was founded in 1997 on the initiative of a promoter committee chaired by Alessandro Faedo, who aspired to make it a place of meeting and dialogue between various generations of "normalisti".

Associazione Amici della Scuola Normale Superiore

The Associazione Amici della Scuola Normale Superiore is a free association between organizations and companies.

Vincenzo Galilei Choir Association

The Vincenzo Galilei Choir, named after the father of Galileo, a talented musician, was established in 1973 at the Scuola Normale Superiore of Pisa, on the initiative of maestro Piero Farulli.

The SNS Theatre Group and fActors

The first Theatre Group in the history of SNS was founded in 2013, and works on ancient theatre, making new translations and innovative stagings. From the experience of the Theatre Group, in 2018 FAcT – Festival of Academic Theatre was born: the first festival devoted to university theatre companies is organized by the students' association fActors Ente di terzo settore and by the Scuola Normale.

Pasquali Foundation

The Fondazione Pasquali is based at the Scuola and annually grants twelve-month scholarships for postgraduate courses in philological, archaeological, historical and classical disciplines.

Puteano Foundation

The Puteano College was established on 8 December 1604 by the Archbishop of Pisa to give young Catholics in difficult economic conditions the opportunity to attend the University of Pisa.

Sansone Foundation

The Foundation is based at the Scuola Normale and grants postgraduate scholarships to young graduates in mathematics.

Conservatorio Santa Chiara Foundation

The " Fondazione Conservatorio Santa Chiara", established pursuant to article 1e of decree-law no. 250 of 5 December 2005, (converted, with amendments, by law no.

Cultural recreational sports group of the Scuola Normale Superiore

The Gruppo Sportivo Culturale Ricreativo (GSCR) of the Scuola Normale Superiore was founded at the beginning of the 1980s on the initiative of a group of employees with the aim of offering their members recreational opportunities by promoting cultural, tourist, sporting and recreational activitie