The Joachim Herz Stiftung is a nonprofit operating foundation dedicated to promoting education, science and research in the natural sciences, in economics and business administration as well as in the field of personal development. In addition, the Foundation also provides grants for small, innovative third-party projects. Since 2017, the Foundation also supports research projects in the fields of medicine and law. The Joachim Herz Stiftung was founded in 2008. It is one of the largest foundations in Germany.