Girona Foundation, Region of Knowledge Under its Articles of Association, the Girona Foundation has the following aims: To promote the UdG’s relations with public and private institutions in the Girona counties. To foster the creation of new research and investigation studies and programmes. To cooperate in setting up and running research centres, and helping to disseminate the studies and research carried out. To subsidise congresses, seminars and conferences held at and organised by the UdG. To promote UdG publications. To institute and provide scholarships, grants and subsidies for university studies and tasks. To contribute to the funding of the University of Girona Chairs and Observatories.