Klaus J. Jacobs Awards Brochure 2015

In honor of its founder, the entrepreneur Klaus J. Jacobs, who passed away in 2008, the Jacobs Foundation has awarded two annual prizes since 2009. Endowed with a total of 1.2 million Swiss francs, the awards recognize exceptional achievements in research and practice in the field of child and youth development.

Getting an education in rural Kenya

The paper “Getting an education in rural Kenya: Findings based on the Kenya Financial Diaries” published by Jacobs Foundation in collaboration with FSD Kenya and BFA seeks to determine how much Kenyan families actually spend on education and which financial tools Kenyans deploy in obtaining an education for their children.

Annual Report 2014

The annual reports inform about the values, activities as well as the institution and finances of the Jacobs Foundation.