The foundation “Stiftelsen Kristian Gerhard Jebsen” was established 31 March 2009 in memory of shipowner Kristian Gerhard Jebsen and his life and work and as a continuation of his contribution to a positive development of society. The object of the foundation will be to contribute to the furtherance of academic education, research, the arts, health and social projects, and initiatives which further the development of society and the protection of the environment.
The assets of the foundation are based on a gift from the wife of Kristian Gerhard Jebsen, Aud Jebsen. In addition the foundation has received gifts from another foundation, Kristian Gerhard Jebsen Foundation (KGJF), in 2011 and 2012, totally USD 35 millions.
At the turn of 2014/2015, the foundation’s capital was an estimated NOK 1.166 million. Since the start the foundation has granted totally NOK 341 millions to various projects.
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