ICRF has provided more than $72 million to support nearly 2,500 grants to outstanding Israel based cancer researchers. Many of our awardees are responsible for major cancer research breakthroughs.

Recipient(s)YearInstitutionName of GrantFocus
Albert Grinshpun, MD, MSc 2020 – 2023 Hadassah Medical Organization ICRF-Conquer Cancer (The ASCO Foundation) Career Development Award Breast Cancer
Noah Isakov, PhD 2019 – 2021 Ben-Gurion University of the Negev Jacki and Bruce Barron Cancer Research Scholars’ Program Grant (A Partnership between ICRF and City of Hope) Animal Modes of Cancer, Blood Cancers, Cell Signaling, Immunology and Immunotherapy, Leukemia, Lymphoma, Model Organisms
Erez Levanon, PhD 2019 – 2021 Bar-Ilan University Jacki and Bruce Barron Cancer Research Scholars’ Program Grant (A Partnership between ICRF and City of Hope) Cell Signaling, Genetics and Genomics, Intracellular Trafficking, Metabolism and Cancer, RNA Metabolism
Gad Rennert, MD, PhD 2018 – 2020 Carmel Medical Center Jacki and Bruce Barron Cancer Research Scholars’ Program Grant (A Partnership between ICRF and City of Hope) Breast Cancer
Ariel Munitz, PhD 2019 – 2021 Tel Aviv University Jacki and Bruce Barron Cancer Research Scholars’ Program Grant (A Partnership between ICRF and City of Hope) Cancer Metastasis, Immunology and Immunotherapy
Ravid Straussman, MD, PhD 2018 – 2020 Weizmann Institute of Science Jacki and Bruce Barron Cancer Research Scholars’ Program Grant (A Partnership between ICRF and City of Hope) Lung Cancer, Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Shai Izraeli, MD 2018 – 2020 Schneider Children’s Medical Center of Israel Jacki and Bruce Barron Cancer Research Scholars’ Program Grant (A Partnership between ICRF and City of Hope) Blood Cancers, Leukemia, Lymphoma, Pediatric Cancer
Idit Shachar, PhD 2019 – 2021 Weizmann Institute of Science Jacki and Bruce Barron Cancer Research Scholars’ Program Grant (A Partnership between ICRF and City of Hope) Multiple Myeloma
Emmilia Hodak, MD 2019 – 2021 Rabin Medical Center Jacki and Bruce Barron Cancer Research Scholars’ Program Grant (A Partnership between ICRF and City of Hope) Immunology and Immunotherapy, Lymphoma
Ziv Gil, MD, PhD 2018 – 2020 Rambam Health Care Campus Jacki and Bruce Barron Cancer Research Scholars’ Program Grant (A Partnership between ICRF and City of Hope) Chemotherapy, Pancreatic Cancer