Our Goal

The goal of the Dr. Jost Henkel Stiftung is to provide motivated and talented persons the necessary financial support to enable them to complete bachelor's and master's level degrees or doctorates at universities quickly and without financial worries.

A Spirit of Altruism

Today, more than ever, education is a decisive factor as to whether an individual will have a successful fut ure . It is a prerequisite for being able to have an active and positive life in a n increasingly complex society. The support of openness and curiosity is a f undamental principle of the Dr. Jost Henkel Stiftung in the education of young persons.


One of the strengths of the Dr. Jost Henkel Stiftung is its international mandate. Basically, students of all nationalities are eligible for support at state or private universities worldwide.

Audit Report

Through the publication of an audit report including a f inancial report as well as the a udit by the supervisory authority, we report concerning the use of our financial resources in conformity with regulations applicable to corporati ons of comparable size. We provide information concerning the diverse scholarships of each previous fiscal year and our future goals and strategies.

The Foundation's Team as Trustee of the Founder's Intentions

In their activities, Management and the Management Board see themselves as trustees of the founder’s intentions as expressed in the articles of association and implement them responsibly. They act without selfinterest and avoid conflicts of interest or disclose them voluntarily in the case of doubt.