Key facts

The Polpharma Scientific Foundation’s mission statement is as follows:
We Help People of Science

  • 70 scientific grants have been awarded, with the total value of PLN 20 120 582.

  • 655 projects have been submitted to 16 competitions. 57 projects financed by the Foundation’s grants have been completed.

  • 47 PhD scholarships have been granted, with the total value of PLN 470,000.

  • PLN 60,000 in endowed prizes has been paid out to winners of the Best Master’s Thesis in Pharmaceutical Science National Competitions.

  • Five volumes of “Advances in Polish Medicine and Pharmacological Sciences” scientific journals have been published.

  • 25 scientists, including 23 professors of medical and pharmaceutical sciences, have sat on the Scientific Council.

- We believe that the role of a leader includes obligations both towards the public and the scientific community. For that reason, we have established the Polpharma Scientific Foundation, by means of which we support Polish scientists - Jerzy Starak, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Polpharma SA, explains - The Foundation primarily funds basic research, without which there would be no progress in science. It carries out its mission through those activities.” The Scientific Council, made up of eminent personalities from the pharmaceutical and medical communities, who perform their functions pro publico bono, collaborates with the Foundation Management Board.