The UZH Foundation

The UZH Foundation seeks donations and bequests to achieve its fundamental goal of promoting excellence at the University of Zurich. By giving support, you become part of the ground-breaking work done by University of Zurich researchers. Donations to the UZH Foundation accelerate the progress made in research and education, bringing benefits to society at large.

21.11.2018 – Martin Gubser has headed the UZH Foundation since the beginning of May. He intends to step up efforts to raise funds from alumni and attract bequests to tap what he sees as the greatest potential – private individuals.

24 Aug 2018 – The Werner Siemens Foundation has donated 10.7 million francs to the UZH Foundation to be used to further develop the Entrepreneur Fellowship Program in the area of medical technology. This funding instrument supports young UZH researchers in translating their scientific findings and technology into commercial ventures.