The Global Alliance of Siemens Foundations is based on responsible corporate governance and Siemens values. The alliance shares the common goal to empower and engage people to shape their own lives and contribute to social development. The foundations pursue an integrative approach to achieve synergies in their educational, social and cultural initiatives at both the local and international level. There are currently seven Siemens corporate foundations in Argentina, Brazil, France, Colombia, Denmark, Germany and the United States. The seven independent foundations cooperate in joint projects.

  • USA: Siemens Foundation


    • Established in 1998
    • Dedicated to promote educational outreach in the areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) in the United States
    • Supports educational initiatives by engaging and recognizing outstanding students and educators

  • Brazil: Fundação Siemens


    • Established in 1986 in São Paulo
    • Supports projects in the areas of education, social welfare assistance and culture
    • Focuses primarily on promoting emotional intelligence at public schools


  • Argentina: Fundación Siemens


    • Established in 2009 in Buenos Aires
    • Supports projects in the areas of education, basic needs, art, culture, social welfare assistance and environment


  • Colombia: Fundación Siemens


    • Established in 2006 in Bogotá
    • Supports projects that improve basic needs, support MINT education and strengthen social organizations
    • Promotes sustainable development in Colombia


  • France: Siemens Fondation


    • Established in 2002 in St. Denis near Paris
    • Focused on the social integration of disadvantaged people through health and housing programs


  • Denmark: Siemensfonden


    • Established in 1964 in Kopenhagen
    • Scholarships for bachelor and master theses in natural sciences and engineering

  • Germany: Siemens Stiftung


    • Established in 2009 in Munich
    • Projects in the fields Basic Needs & Social Entrepreneurship, Education, and Culture
    • International work with focus on countries in Africa, Latin America, and Europe


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