The purpose of the Foundation Körber Stiftung is to help shape the future of our society.
Science : *competitions about scientific research for german students and foreigners
*le Körber Prize (750.000 euros), promotes cooperation between European scientists. Fields of natural science, medicine and technology.
Arts : *the International Opera Studio, competitions for young singers
Type of supports : two years grants
*the Boy Gobert Prize, for the actors from Hamburg.
Education : History competitions for students.
Type of supports: prize (250.000 euros).
The Foundation organizes meetings for the cultural and social development:
conferences for people over 50 ("Haus im Park" Citizens’ Centre)
cultural activities (Theatre Haus im Park)
theatre workshop for students (School Drama Festival)