15th Anniversary of the Einstein Foundation Berlin


To celebrate the Einstein Foundation’s anniversary, we’ve done a little counting. Join us for a recap of the highlights of the Foundation’s first 15 years. And together, let’s embrace all the years to come! 

For research. For Berlin.



million euros in public funding have been invested in the promotion of top scientists and excellent research projects in Berlin since 2009.


million euros in private funding have been invested by the Einstein Foundation Berlin since it was established.


applications for funding have been received by the Einstein Foundation Berlin in fifteen years.


research projects have been realized with the help of the Einstein Foundation Berlin since 2009.


outstanding scientists have been supported by the foundation as Einstein Fellows or Einstein Professors at Berlin's universities and at Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin.


Einstein Centers have been connecting scientific expertise in particularly innovative fields of research and created research hubs in Berlin.


committee members have contributed their expertise to the fulfillment of the foundation's purpose since 2009.


expert opinions have been obtained by the Einstein Foundation Berlin since 2009 to assess the applications. 


events have been held by the Einstein Foundation Berlin to date.


programs currently promote excellent science and research in and for Berlin.


outstanding professors have taken up work or kept working in Berlin since 2009. 


Einstein Circles have been enabling cooperation on specific topics between Berlin researchers since 2009.


different national backgrounds of fellowship recipients. 


Einstein Foundation Awards with a total prize money of 1.5 million euros have been presented by the Foundation and its partners to date.


issues of the ALBERT have been printed since it's first publication.