Welcome to the Hertie Foundation.

On our English website we should like to provide you with an overview of the Foundation and its themes as well as to draw your attention to current calls.

If you have any questions or would like further information about the Foundation and its projects, please do not hesitate to contact us.

About us

With assets of approximately 959 million Euro the Hertie Foundation is one of the largest private foundations in Germany. It carries on the life’s work of Georg Karg.
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Projects with a European Impact

Our projects with a European impact and current Europe-wide calls for prizes and awards you will find here …


Hertie School of Governance

The Hertie School of Governance is an international teaching and research centre of excellence that prepares students for leadership positions in government, business, and civil society.
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Hertie Institute for Clinical Brain Research

The Hertie Institute for Clinical Brain Research ist the largest and most up-to-date centre for research and treatment of neurological diseases in Germany.
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