Donors & Friends

The Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin receives a substantial number of private donations in addition to its public funding. They provide it the flexibility that is so important for its international function for research.
The Wissenschaftskolleg is indebted to its supporters and friends.

Donors

The following institutions support the Wissenschaftskolleg in specific projects:

Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung

Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Draeger-Stiftung

Europäische Kommission, Eurias-Programm

Fritz Thyssen Stiftung

Otto und Martha Fischbeck-Stiftung

Stiftelsen Riksbankens Jubileumsfond

Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft

VolkswagenStiftung

Zuger Kulturstiftung Landis & Gyr

Friends of the Wissenschaftskolleg

The following persons and institutions support the Wissenschaftskolleg with annual membership dues:

Chairs

Dr. Dr. h.c. Manfred Gentz (Corporate Governance Kommission) 
Dr. Tessen von Heydebreck (Deutsche Bank Foundation) 

Members

BASF AG
Daimler AG  
Deutsche Bank AG
Deutsche Börse AG 
Hengeler Mueller Rechtsanwälte
Robert Bosch GmbH
SAP AG
Zurich Financial Services

Individual Members

Professor Dr. med. Birgit Arabin 
Dr. Gerold und Ilse Bezzenberger
Dr. Dr. h.c. Manfred und Ingrid Gentz
Klaus A. Heiliger
Edzard Reuter 
Georg F. Thoma