The Association of Friends and Sponsors of the GFZ (Verein der Freunde und Förderer des GFZ e.V.) - short name: GFZ Friends - aims to promote the activities of the German Research Centre for Geosciences ideally and financially.
What we do:
- We support the German Research Centre for Geosciences GFZ ideally and financially.
- We support young scientists, e.g. by awarding the annual Friedrich-Robert-Helmert-Award.
- We support the contact with our GFZ alumni.
- We promote the work of the GFZ and the social importance of the geosciences to the public.
- We maintain and preserve the historical heritage of the Potsdam Telegraph Hill.
For this we need you! Become a friend or sponsor of the GFZ and support us in our diverse activities!
What can you expect in return:
- can contribute their own ideas and suggestions,
- support exciting georesearch projects,
- can make new contacts or maintain old contacts,
- are invited to public events of the GFZ and the GFZ Friends,
- are informed about current activities at the GFZ and receive the high-quality GFZ Journal twice a year,
- benefit from the framework agreements with other funding associations.
In addition, we offer Sponsors:
- exclusive guided tours of the historic Telegrafenberg,
- exclusive insights behind the scenes of a world-renowned research institution.
We offer Donors/Founders additionally:
- Mention of the donors/founders and their achievements on the website of the GFZ Friends.
Support us actively by becoming a member or by making a donation. --> Become a member
Donations are also welcome at any time and are tax deductible - like the membership fee.
Vereinigung der Freunde und Förderer des GeoForschungsZentrums
Potsdam e. V.
c/o Dr. Karina Schollän
Tel.: +49 331 288 1063
Deutsche Bank Potsdam