Image use

The Koch Institute Image Awards online and in-gallery displays are intended to serve as a window into life sciences and biomedical research at MIT. The following uses are permitted by MIT and the Koch Institute:

  • Educational use
  • Textbooks
  • Research

To request permission to use or license one of our images for one of these purposes, please contact Usage requests by non-MIT organizations are also subject to approval from the image creators. Images are not for sale.

If you are a member of the media interested in using an image on this site in your publication or broadcast, please contact to request a copy of MIT’s media use agreement.

Use of Koch Institute Image Award images by non-MIT groups for commercial purposes, branding, or marketing is not permitted.

Further questions may be directed to