“The main purpose of the foundation is to help children in needs to make their dream come true. This project was what Ayrton wished the most… and since 1994, more than 15 millions of children have been helped by the Instituto Ayrton Senna, we will continue to make it happen.”

-Viviane Senna
President of Instituto Ayrton Senna

For over 20 years the Ayrton Senna Institute has contributed to create opportunities for children and young Brazilians through education. It works to develop the capabilities of new generations, preparing them to respond to the demands of life in the 21st century in all its dimensions.

Inspired by the desire of the three-time Formula 1 world champion Ayrton Senna to build a better Brazil, the Institute, in cooperation with public managers, teachers, researchers and other organizations, works to improve teaching policies and practices.

The Foundation is always in an on-going innovation process, consistently researching to respond to the challenges of a world in constant change.

The Ayrton Senna Institute is present in 17 states and in over 660 districts, collaborating in training over 70 thousand professionals each year and supporting the education of over 1.9 million students per year.

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