Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft

Donors' Association for the Promotion of Sciences and Humanities

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20 Dec 1920, as Stifterverband der Notgemeinschaft -- Donors' Association for Emergency Aid for Science. Present name adopted in 1949.


Improve the quality and international competitiveness of research and education in Germany; stimulate public interest in sciences and technology; strengthen the nonprofit foundation sector.

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Operates mainly on a national level. Supports activities in the field of international scientific cooperation; contributes to the development of foundations supporting science; promotes young academics; provides regular funds for scientific projects; contributes to higher education reforms. Publishes documents on scientific subjects, science and research policy. Instrumental in setting up: Fondation Alexander von Humboldt (AvH); German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD).


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Subjects *

  • Communication
    • Promotion
  • Commerce
    • Finance
  • Science
    • Science
  • Culture
    • Literature

UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 4: Quality Education



Last News Received

9. Sep 2002
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