Kavli Foundation

Organization Overview


The Kavli Foundation is dedicated to advancing science for the benefit of humanity, promoting public understanding of science and the role of scientific research, and supporting scientists and their work. The Foundation focuses on the scientific fields of astrophysics and cosmology, nanoscience, neuroscience and theoretical physics. Its mission is implemented through funding an international program of endowed research Institutes, Kavli Prizes in science, scientific meetings, endowed chair professorships, science communication programs and other initiatives.