Who We Are

The UPLB Foundation Incorporated (UPLBFI) was established to assist University of the Philippines Los BaƱos (UPLB) in expanding and optimally utilizing its human, financial and material resources toward accelerated and sustainable economic development.

The UPLBFI was established in 1977 as a non-profit, non-stock, non-political and non-sectarian private organization duly registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

As a certified science foundation by the Department of Science and Technology, UPLBFI’s earnings are dedicated to scientific pursuits within the meaning of Sec. 24 of the Republic Act No. 2067, as amended by Republic Act No. 3589.

Read our Vision and Mission.


  • Strengthen credibility as a non-government organization dedicated to promotion of science and technology development
  • Expand and strengthen network of partners and services
  • Improve facilities
  • Build up assets
  • Contribute to the promotion of scholarship and to the pursuit of science and technological development