About us


Ikerbasque is responsible for building and sustaining the public trust through the transparency of our processes and the accountability of our organization.

We are committed to being sound stewards of public investments while responding to rapid changes in science and society. Ikerbasque regularly examines our processes and procedures, reaffirming a core principle of continuous improvement. This website shows the main information concerning our strategy, finances, corporate governance and procurement. 

Strategic information

Ikerbasque is the organisation promoted by the Basque Government to strengthen science in the Basque Country through programmes to attract and recruit researchers and to dynamise research, in cooperation with research centres and universities, while remaining committed to excellence. Our activities are guided by four-year Strategic Plans.

Download our 2014-2017 Strategic Plan

You can also check our previous Strategic Plans:  2010-2013 | 2007-2009 

Annual Reports: 20162015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 |


Ikerbasque's Governing Board is the top managing committee of the Institution. Please visit the following link if you wish to know our Board Members:

Ikerbasque Governing Board

Financial statements

Download our Ikerbasque 2016 Financial Statements

You can also check our previous Financial Statements: 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 


Ikerbasque follows the national and regional laws concerning public procurement and has complementarily set a public Procurement Policy to ensure accountable procurement processes. You can also visit our Contractor Profile in you wish further information about present and past contracts.