University of Warsaw Foundation
Fundacja Uniwersytetu Warszawskiego


The primary goal of the Foundation is supporting the activities of the academic community and organizational units of the University of Warsaw, including: scientific research, publishing endeavors, development of the University’s resources, scientific cooperation and organization of conferences, cultural activity. This goal is pursued especially through financial and organizational support provided by the Foundation to the best projects, which are selected by way of competition.

“Life in Palmyra, life for Palmyra” academic conference

The conference program featured presentations of over 30 leading specialists on Palmyrene studies. “Life in Palmyra, life for Palmyra” took place on April 21st and on 22nd, 2017 at The University of Warsaw. The participating scholars represented various international archaeological expeditions working in Palmyra, including the Polish Centre of Mediterranean Archaeology, as well as Syrian archaeological teams specialized in this field. The conference was co-organized by the Institute of Archaeology and the Zygmunt Zaleski Foundation...

“African Studies in Contemporary World” conference, Warsaw

“African Studies in Contemporary World” conference, Warsaw, October 2014.

Aerial Archaeology, Aland

Aerial Archaeology, Aland

Tingstädeträsk Lake, Gotland

Underwater research of the Tingstädeträsk Lake, Gotland, Sweden.

Renovated Amphoras, Novae, Bulgaria

Renovated amphoras from the headquarters of a Roman legion, 1st century CE, Novae, Bulgaria. The expedition of the UW Institute of Archeology in Novae.

Medieval Mines, Romania

Medieval Mines, Romania.

“Aspects of Neuroscience” academic conference, Warsaw

“Aspects of Neuroscience” academic conference, Warsaw, November 2014.

“Agency of Things” conference, Warsaw

“Agency of Things” conference, Warsaw, June 2015.

CeLuLaRE, Warsaw

CeLuLaRE – the System of Recycling of Kites, Warsaw 2014.

Main Campus of the University of Warsaw

The University of Warsaw main campus seen in aerial view.

Pip Ivan, Ukraine

The renovation of the former astronomic observatory on Pip Ivan (6,634 ft), the third highest peak of the Chornohora range, Ukraine.

Martian Rover, Podzamcze

Martian Rover, the University of Warsaw Rover Team in the European Rover Challenge, the Regional Center of Science and Technology, Podzamcze, September 2015.

Rock Carves, Gebelein

Researchers examining rock carves in a temple, Gebelein, Egypt, 2015.

The Krzyżtopór Castle, Ujazd

The Krzyżtopór Castle, Ujazd, Świętokrzyskie Voivodeship.

Palmyra, Syria

The monuments of Syria, Palmyra, Syria.


Location and correspondence address:
The University of Warsaw Foundation
Krakowskie Przedmieście 26/28
00-927 Warsaw

NIP: 525-15-69-220
Regon: 001323248

Gardener's House

Location of the Foundation’s Office:
Gardner’s House, room 1.4
Dobra 68/70
00-312 Warsaw
phone number: +4822 5520882
fax number: +4822 8267948

mgr Karolina Żardecka-Górska
Head of the Foundation’s Office

Bank account number:
PKO Bank Polski SA Oddział 56 w Warszawie
ul. Bagatela 15, 00-585 Warszawa
30 1020 1156 0000 7502 0008 7213