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Funds and foundations

Gifts and donations to any of Karolinska Institutet’s funds may be used in full. KI has several different funds, where the money goes to research within each respective research field according to a decision by the Board of Research.

The bank giro account for payments to the KI funds is number 5310-6217

Number Research field/Purpose
141089 Cancer Research
141099 Research on Childhood Cancer
141329 Research on Childhood Diabetes
141279 Research on Brain Disease
141119 Research on Cardiovascular Disease
141199 Research on Rheumatism
141129 Research on Eye Disease
141219 Research on Ear Disease
141159 Medical Research
131129 Urological Research

Foundations at Karolinska Institutet

Karolinska Institutet manages around 200 foundations through its affiliated foundation management service. When money is donated to a foundation, the donation is added to the existing capital and the yield is disbursed in the form of research grants. Every year, the KI foundations disburse around SEK 30 million to the researchers at Karolinska Institutet. Decisions to award funding are made by the Board of Research.

The bank giro account for payments to any of the KI foundations is number 797-5998

The following foundations are open for new donations:

Nummber Name of foundation
64 Karolinska Institutet’s Cancer Foundation
65 Karolinska Institutet’s 150th Anniversary
Foundation (independent medical research)
213 Foundation for Geriatric Diseases at Karolinska Institutet,
primarily dementia diseases and atherosclerosis diseases
144 Karolinska Institutet’s Foundation for Brain Research
109 Karolinska Institutet’s Foundation for Cardiac and Pulmonary Disease
150 Karolinska Institutet’s Foundation for Diabetes Research
198 Karolinska Institutet’s Foundation for Psychiatric Research
212 Karolinska Institutet’s Foundation for Research on Parkinson’s Disease
224 Karolinska Institutet’s Foundation for ALS Research
181 Karolinska Institutet’s Foundation for Research on Rheumatism
110 Karolinska Institutet’s Foundation for Haematology Research
67 Karolinska Institutet’s Foundation for Research on Eye Disease
189 Karolinska Institutet’s Foundation for Neurobiology Research
201 Karolinska Institutet’s Foundation for AIDS Research

Stiftelseansvarig

Tove Älvemark Asp

Telefon: 08-524 867 07
E-post: Tove.Alvemark@ki.se