Yerzhan Tatishev Public Foundation was founded as a non-profit organization that would contribute to ongoing and sustainable development in Kazakhstan. The foundation seeks to be a role model for other non-profits and NGOs working in the region. The primary mission of the foundation focuses of delivering services in the following areas:
Yerzhan Tatishev Public Foundation has several main areas of policy action and provide grants and support for projects in the following areas:
Educational Stipends: The foundation provides educational grants and stipends to academic achievements for students in both Kazakhstan and international institutions.
Development of Education Programs: The development and implementation of educational programs that improve educational systems in Kazakhstan and abroad
Social Program Grants: Financial support for non-profit organizations in Kazakhstan that promote the sciences, culture, other educational fields and public health.
Low Income Programs: To provide support both financial, and technical support to programs and individuals from low income areas.
The foundation provides grants based on applications which may be found on the foundation website. Cultural and social projects are identified by the board of trustees of the foundation for support.
Individual Education Grants:
Long-term Education Projects:
The Yerzhan Tatishev Public Foundation was founded in February 2005 by members of the Tatishev family and senior executives from the Bank TuranAlem. The foundation is governed by a board of trustees led by Erlan Nureldaemovich Tatishev.