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
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:
Foundation (independent medical research)
primarily dementia diseases and atherosclerosis diseases