The Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH is one of Europe’s largest foundations associated with a private company. The Foundation is active in the areas of health, science, society, education, and international relations.

The Robert Bosch Stiftung is committed to upholding the values and example of its founder Robert Bosch and continuing his philanthropic work. With more than 50 years’ experience, the Foundation has extensive knowledge, the qualifications for developing solutions, and a comprehensive network of partners, experts, and practitioners.

The Foundation holds about a 92 percent stake in Robert Bosch GmbH and finances its operations from the dividends it receives from this holding. Since it was established in 1964, the Robert Bosch Stiftung has invested around 1.6 billion euros in charitable work.


In its charitable work, the Robert Bosch Stiftung addresses social issues at an early stage and develops exemplary solutions. For this purpose, it plans and implements its own projects. Additionally, it supports third-party initiatives that have similar goals.

Geographic focus

Germany & Europe, North America, Middle East & North Africa, Africa, Asia

Programme areas

The Robert Bosch Stiftung addresses social issues in five areas of support:

• Health

• Science

• Society

• Education

• International Relations

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