Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft e.V.
Statutory purposes: '… promotion of scientific and technological research and education; promotion of the next generation of scientists and engineers in close co-operation with the self-administrative bodies of science'.
- subsidising model projects of international scientific co-operation (e.g. follow-up contacts with foreign research scholars of the AvH)
- promoting international research conferences
- general subsidising (without project specification) to AvH, DAAD, DFG, MPG and the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes.