Grant Recipients

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
Yafit Gilboa, PhD 2018 – 2021 Hebrew University of Jerusalem Brause Family Initiative for Quality of Life Grant Cancer-Related Cognitive Decline, Clinical and Translational Research, Quality of Life
Yosef Yarden, PhD 2018 – 2021 Weizmann Institute of Science Len & Susan Mark Initiative For Ovarian And Uterine/MMMT Cancers Grant Immunology and Immunotherapy, Ovarian and Uterine Cancer
Itay Tirosh, PhD 2018 – 2021 Weizmann Institute of Science Len & Susan Mark Initiative For Ovarian And Uterine/MMMT Cancers Grant Cancer Stem Cells, Computational Biology, Genetics and Genomics, Ovarian and Uterine Cancer
Ruth Perets, MD, PhD 2018 – 2021 Rambam Health Care Campus Len & Susan Mark Initiative For Ovarian And Uterine/MMMT Cancers Grant Experimental Therapeutics, Ovarian and Uterine Cancer
Rotem Karni, PhD 2018 – 2021 Hebrew University of Jerusalem Len & Susan Mark Initiative For Ovarian And Uterine/MMMT Cancers Grant Cancer Metastasis, Genetics and Genomics, Ovarian and Uterine Cancer, RNA Metabolism
Nir London, PhD 2019 – 2022 Weizmann Institute of Science Research Career Development Award Chemical Biology, Drug Discovery, Drug Mechanisms and Development, Medicinal Chemistry, Melanoma, Proteomics and Protein Structures, Skin Cancer
Moshe Giladi, MD, PhD 2019 – 2021 Tel Aviv University Research Career Development Award Cancer Metastasis, Gastrointestinal Cancer, Lung Cancer, Metabolism and Cancer, Oncogenesis, Proteomics and Protein Structures
Rony Dahan, PhD 2018 – 2021 Weizmann Institute of Science Research Career Development Award Cancer Metastasis, Immunology and Immunotherapy
Yifat Merbl, PhD 2019 – 2021 Weizmann Institute of Science Acceleration Grant Immunology and Immunotherapy
Shay Ben-Aroya, PhD 2019 – 2021 Bar-Ilan University Acceleration Grant Basic Science, Oncogenesis