Promoting Life Sciences

Fourmentin-Guilbert Scientific Foundation

The Foundation

The Foundation Fourmentin-Guilbert exists to promote life sciences. The Fourmentin-Guilbert Foundation was created in May 1990 by Jean Fourmentin-Guilbert to foster new concepts in life sciences and to promote biology in the general public.

Goals and objectives

The mission of the Foundation is to promote life sciences.

Actions of the Foundation

These actions are of a scientific nature.


They consist of :
  • income from the endowment fund invested and administered by the Board of Directors,
  • the use of authorized proceeds from donations,
  • the proceeds from special resources, if necessary with the approval of the competent authority,
  • legacies and donations.

Composition and organisation


The Foundation Fourmentin-Guilbert is governed by a Board of Directors.

A Scientific Committee assists the board of the Foundation by providing scientific advices. The Foundation is recognized by a state council decree.