The Foundation of the University of Costa Rica was created as a mechanism for the promotion and management of research projects of the University of Costa Rica.

Through the administration of financial accounts, the UCR Foundation has become a facilitating entity in the agile and flexible management of project funds.

Over the years, the UCR Foundation has strengthened support for projects, accompanying them in projects, strengthening the support of researchers and researchers in constant training and collaborating in the achievement of social action achievements.