Purpose of the Foundation

The purpose of the Foundation is set forth in Article 3, Paragraph 1 of the Charter of the Foundation:

“The purpose of the Foundation shall be

a)  to support and promote medical research and related disciplines in the natural sciences in Switzerland;

b) to create and to award once a year a Cloëtta Prize to honour personalities in Switzerland and abroad, who have distinguished themselves in a particular way in certain fields of medical research”.