OUR GRANT AND PRIZE WINNERS
Stipend Winner, 2008
Richard Dawkins' The God Delusion and many other of the best popular science books have been translated into Russian and made available to a general readership.
Once he achieves a certain level of success, there is no entrepreneur in the world who wouldn't take up philanthropy.
Dmitry Zimin, Dynasty's founder
NEWS AND UPCOMING EVENTS
Termination of the activity of the Dynasty Foundation
The Dynasty Foundation will conclude its acivity as of 31 October 2015
of Russian Historical Statistics
The archive data allows us to trace social and economic development of Russian regions over the last three centuries.
The online access to the database in Russian and English is free
The 2015 School of Molecular and Theoretical Biology is over
Eighty high-school students, including ten students from Spain, and approximately one hundred adults—famous scientists, teachers, and organizers—participated in the school
A unique collection lies at the heart of this project: comparative views of the Moscow cityscape from the turn of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. The Dynasty Foundation’s Moscow Time project aims to revive Moscow’s traditions and familiarize the general public with the way the city looked then and the way it looks now.
From 2 to ...: An Illustrated Book (2007), is an unusual variation on the memoir genre—a photo album. Unique photos from Dmitry Zimin’s personal archive are interwoven with his biography. The book paints a portrait of the age through the story of Zimin and his family. Sketches of twentieth-century Russia’s great scientists and industrialists and memories of everyday life make this book a must for every reader.
The Dmitry Zimin Dynasty Foundation was included in the Register of ‘Nonprofit Organizations Performing the Functions of a Foreign Agent’ by the Russian Ministry of Justice on 25 May 2015.