The David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at MITThe David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at MIT

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

National Cancer Institute Cancer Center

Science + Engineering... Conquering Cancer Together

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Signature Initiatives

The Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at MIT aims to improve the lives of cancer patients by creating new ways to detect, monitor and treat cancer. Our life scientists and engineers work collaboratively to tackle today's most challenging cancer problems and deliver solutions that lead to longer, healthier lives.

We rely on the generosity of friends and philanthropic partners to help advance our work. Whether reflecting your personal commitment to fighting cancer, honoring a loved one or celebrating a special milestone, contributions in all sizes and many forms make a difference.

To minimize processing delays during COVID-19, we strongly encourage anyone making a gift to the Koch Institute to do so online. For checks or other methods of giving please contact Lisa Schwarz (617-324-7399 or lms1@mit.edu) or Quincie Phillips (617-258-9789 or qkp@mit.edu).

Koch Institute Frontier Research Fund (3890280)

Supports innovative, early stage cancer research projects through the Koch Institute Frontier Research Program.  These high-risk, high-reward efforts are difficult to fund with conventional funding methods but have the potential for groundbreaking translational discoveries.
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Koch Institute Director's Fund (2982900)

Provides unrestricted support for the Koch Institute. Your gift will be applied where it is most needed.
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Koch Institute Director's Discretionary Endowed Fund (3199922)

As its endowment grows over time, increasing annual income from this unrestricted fund allows the Koch Institute to plan strategically and invest where needed—people, technologies, and research—to stay at the forefront of cancer research.  
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Angelika Amon Young Scientist Award (3646915)

Pioneering geneticist, cell biologist, and long-time faculty member Angelika Amon was a mentor, advocate, and friend to many in the scientific community. Created in her memory, this fund supports awards to graduate students from institutions outside the US—including Amon’s native Austria—who embody her infectious enthusiasm for discovery science. Recipients are invited to the Koch Institute for scientific presentations and meetings with faculty and trainees. 
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Robert A. Swanson (1969) Biotechnology Center (3716500)

Supports a suite of advanced biotechnology facilities serving researchers at the Koch Institute and across MIT. 
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Naming Opportunities

Professorships, fellowships, research funds, designated spaces and other philanthropic commitments provide lasting ways to associate your name, or that of a friend, loved one or mentor, with the work of the Koch Institute. These gifts help build the future of cancer research at MIT and increase its impact on patients and their families.

For more information on making a gift to the Koch Institute, please contact:

Quincie Kanai Phillips
Development Officer
Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at MIT
77 Massachusetts Avenue, 76-158
Cambridge, MA 02319 

Phone: 617.258.9789
Email: qkp@mit.edu

COVID-19 Notice

Due to COVID-19, non-research staff are working remotely and campus access is limited. To minimize processing delays, we strongly encourage anyone making a gift to the Koch Institute to do so online.

For checks or other methods of giving please contact Quincie Phillips (617-258-9789 or qkp@mit.edu).