Education & sports

Sparkasse Bank Makedonija traditionally supports projects originating from educational institutions aimed at improving the quality of education, supporting talented young people for their further advanced education and publications of professional studies and literature in various scientific fields.

Within the Sparkasse Life platform, most projects are intended to encourage all individuals, regardless of their age, to actively practice and create habits for keeping a healthy lifestyle. In cooperation with well established sports institutions, prominent athletes and health professionals, we promote values for healthy lifestyle through public debates and publications and we spread them among our employees in the Bank.

Federation of Mountaineering Sports - Expedition Aconcagua

Within the Sparkasse Life platform, Sparkasse Bank Maкedonјa has supported the Federation of Mountaineering Sports of Macedonia on the initiative and under the leadership of the mountaineer Maja Boskoska who organize the Expedition to climb the Aconcagua 6962m.

Skopje Run 2017

Our team SBM_RUN won first place in the relay race in the category of mixed teams. Our team spirit wins in sports competitions.

Social Impact Award - Social Entrepreneurship Award

Social Impact Award is awarded for the third consecutive year, and from Sparkasse Bank Makedonija, patrons of the event, strongly believe that these ideas will make a visible change and will be a significant contribution to a better and better quality society. As part of Erste and Sparkasse Group we support the realization of projects that have a social component, we support young innovators, future entrepreneurs who have a vision for realization of their projects, as well as contributing to greater inclusion of socially vulnerable categories. We hope that in the future we will be witnesses of excellent projects, and as a bank we will continue to give our support.

First on the Top

A sports and recreational event on which the citizens of Skopje, together with other visitors from all over Macedonia and neighboring countries, compete in huge mass of participants to climb on the top of their mountain Vodno in one day of the year.

Climbing has a competitive character for those who want to show their regular visits on the mountain Vodno resulted in record time, for climbing from the botom to the top of Vodno.

Skopje is one of the few cities in the world that can boast that it has a beautiful mountain that starts from the center of the city and does not have a citizen of the city that does not visit Vodno several times a year. Vodno is a place for recreation of every citizen of Skopje at every season of the year. FIRST ON THE TOP is the occasion for all of us to climb our mountain in one day a year.

Skopje Marathon

Within the Sparkasse Life platform a team from Sparkasse Bank participate on the Skopje Marathon in the half race, relay and in the 5km race.

Skopje Street Festival 

Sparkasse Bank Macedonia is one of the official sponsors of Skopje Street Festival with special support for Skopje Street Ball competitions.

Sparkasse Bank provides awards for the winners in the Street Ball Competition.

Memorandum of cooperation with the University of St. Kliment Ohridski in Bitola

University "St. Kliment Ohridski "- Bitola and Sparkasse Bank Maкedoniјa have formalized the cooperation through the signing of a memorandum of cooperation. The Memorandum was signed by the Chairman of the Management Board of Sparkasse Bank, Mr. Gligor Bishev and the rector of UKLO prof. Dr. Sasho Korunovski.

Career Days on the Faculty of Economics - Skopje

AIESEC student organization is leading the project "Career Days" for the twenty-first time, with strategic support and in cooperation with the Career Center at the Faculty of Economics - Skopje, UKIM. Through the "Career Days", the students have the opportunity to meet experienced people from the business sector, which we expect to enable easier development of the Macedonian economy.Sparkasse Bank Makedonija, during many years of cooperation with the Faculty of Economics - Skopje, took part in this event with its own company presentation, where students were informed in detail about the bank, as well as about the opportunities for practical work and employment.

Memorandum of cooperation with the University "Goce Delcev" in Stip

The University "Goce Delcev" in Shtip and Sparkasse Bank Makedonija formalized the cooperation by signing a memorandum of cooperation. The Memorandum was signed by the Chairman of the Management Board of Sparkasse Bank, Mr. Gligor Bishev and the Rector, Prof. Dr. Blazo Boev.