We work in the public interest, from your neighbourhood in Belgium to elsewhere in Europe, Africa and the world.

Calls for projects

Fonds Ernest Solvay new

2022 Fonds Ernest Solvay - Autumn Selection

Promoting scientific and sustainable development, both in Belgium and abroad.

Soon to be closed!

Maurange (Fund)

Springboard grant to help talented postdoctoral researchers in applied research in primary care to launch their research career

Soon to be closed!

Call for basic research in cardiology - Belgian Heart Fund/F. Léonard/Walckiers-Van Dessel

Support for research in cardiology that encompasses disciplines such as biochemistry, physiology, pharmacology and their interplay.

Soon to be closed!

Find a call that suits your project

Stories
Inspiring engagement!

Finding healing by building peace for all

KBF Africa Prize

“Peace is so much more than the absence of war.”
Ilwad Elman
Elman Peace

‘Captain Kirk’ sets a course for the King Baudouin Foundation

“I like to compare the KBF to the Starship Enterprise: an institution whose projects, ideas, and solutions offer support where others cannot, or dare not, go."
Brieuc Van Damme
Chief Executive Officer of the KBF

La Pêche miraculeuse regains its original glory

Works of art

“It is rare that works of art were commissioned from Rubens for a specific church, but La Pêche miraculeuse is one such piece."
Wim Hüsken
manager of the restoration project.

Publications and figures

Your Philanthropic engagement

Would you like to find a smart way to show your engagement ?

The Centre for Philanthropy can work out a tailored scheme for you. Our flexible schemes ensure maximum impact, while you stay in control.

"Philanthropy is not only reserved for the very wealthy. We can all do something in favour of the public interest.”
Peter Piot
Honorary President, The King Baudouin Foundation