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
Itai Benhar, PhD 2018 – 2020 Tel Aviv University Project Grant Carcinomas, Clinical and Translational Research, Immunology and Immunotherapy
Adit Ben-Baruch, PhD 2018 – 2020 Tel Aviv University Project Grant Breast Cancer, Immunology and Immunotherapy
Gilad Bachrach, PhD 2018 – 2020 Hebrew University of Jerusalem Project Grant BacterioOncology, Breast Cancer, Cancer Metastasis, Colorectal Cancer, Immunology and Immunotherapy, Oncogenesis
Gil Ast, PhD 2018 – 2020 Tel Aviv University Project Grant Computational Biology, Genetics and Genomics, Oncogenesis, RNA Metabolism
Yitzhak Pilpel, PhD 2018 – 2020 Weizmann Institute of Science Acceleration Grant Computational Biology, Genetics and Genomics, Proteomics and Protein Structures
Naama Geva-Zatorsky, PhD 2018 – 2020 Technion, Israel Institute of Technology Acceleration Grant Colorectal Cancer, Gastrointestinal Cancer, Inflammation and Cancer
Yaron Fuchs, PhD 2018 – 2020 Technion, Israel Institute of Technology Acceleration Grant Skin Cancer
Benjamin Dekel, MD, PhD 2018 – 2020 Chaim Sheba Medical Center Acceleration Grant Cancer Stem Cells, Clinical and Translational Research, Drug Mechanisms and Development, Genetics and Genomics, Pediatric Cancer, Renal Cancer, Stem Cells
Limor Broday, PhD 2018 – 2020 Tel Aviv Univesity Acceleration Grant Cell Signaling, Genetics and Genomics, Lung Cancer, Model Organisms, Oncogenesis
Cyrille Cohen, PhD 2019 – 2021 Bar-Ilan University The Immunotherapy Promise Grant (A Partnership between ICRF and Cancer Research Institute) Blood Cancers, Colorectal Cancer, Gastrointestinal Cancers, Lung Cancer, Skin Cancers, Cancer Metastasis, Immunology and Immunotherapy