Pears Foundation established the Pears Institute in 2010 in partnership with Birkbeck, University of London. The Foundation is a British family Foundation rooted in Jewish values; much of its work is concerned with identity, community and citizenship. Its establishment and support of the Pears Institute reflects the Foundation’s commitment to research and evaluation.
Pears Foundation has a strong track record of partnerships with Higher Education Institutions in the UK and abroad. This includes: support for autism education research; establishment of the Centre for Holocaust Education at the Institute of Education; the creation of a European Israel Studies Association and a scholarship programme for students from the developing world to study health and agriculture at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.Find out more »