Organs of the Christian Bürkert Stiftung
Organs of the Christian Bürkert Stiftung are the board of trustees and the management. The charitable activities and the application of the foundation’s funds are decided by the board of trustees, which currently consists of four persons who are partners in the foundation. They perform their responsibilities in trust.
Partners and members of the board of trustees:
Dr. rer. nat. Nikolai Gauss, LL.M., Patent Attorney (Chairman and Managing Director)
Dipl.-Phys. Heiner Holland, Industrial Physicist (Trustee)
Dipl.-Wirt.-Ing. Gerhard Koch, Industrial Engineer (Managing Director and Trustee)
Albrecht Römer, Agriculture Expert (Vice Chairman)
Foundation administrative Office
Applications for grants should be submitted to the administrative office:
Christian Bürkert Stiftung gGmbH
Christian Bürkert Strasse 13 – 17
The foundation supports only specific projects. The focus of the support is on regions where Christian Bürkert GmbH & Co KG facilities are located.
An application for a grant must explain and substantiate the goal, purpose and need for the request. Implementation of a project regularly requires reporting and project controlling. The foundation will grant neither deficit guarantees nor subsequent financing.
National and foreign non-profit organisations must fulfil the respective legal and tax requirements.
A legal entitlement to funding by the foundation does not exist.