Great Moments in the
life of the Foundation
The Foundation starts managing the BIAL Award, which was created by BIAL in 1984. Start of the Grants programme for Scientific Research.
First “Behind and Beyond the Brain” Symposium
Agreement of Cooperation between the Foundation and the CPLP – Comunidade dos Países de Língua Portuguesa (Community of Portuguese Language Countries).
Recognition as a non-profit institution
of public utility
Internationalisation of the
BIAL Merit Award in Medical Sciences
Distinguished with the 2003 Corino de Andrade Award by the Secção Regional do Norte da Ordem dos Médicos
Distinguished by the Instituto de Psicología Paranormal of Argentina as a means of recognition for its activity in support of scientific research.
Approval of the Foundation’s Code of Conduct
Member of the
Centro Português de Fundações
Creation of the Documentation Centre
and online Database
Creation of the
Admitted as a Corporate Member of the European Medical Association