Showing grants tagged "Global Catastrophic Risks"

We're open to supporting safe bets, like direct cash transfers to the world's poorest people, as well as high-risk, high-reward projects, like minimizing risks from potentially world-changing science and technology. Read more about how we choose what to fund here.

  1. Future of Humanity Institute — Research Scholars Programs

    Award Date:
    04/2021
    Amount:
    $3,121,861
    Global Catastrophic Risks
  2. MIT Media Lab — Kevin Esvelt’s Research (2021)

    Award Date:
    03/2021
    Amount:
    $1,000,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  3. UC Berkeley — Adversarial Robustness Research (David Wagner)

    Award Date:
    02/2021
    Amount:
    $330,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  4. UC Berkeley — Adversarial Robustness Research (Dawn Song)

    Award Date:
    02/2021
    Amount:
    $330,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  5. University of Tübingen — Robustness Research (Wieland Brendel)

    Award Date:
    02/2021
    Amount:
    $590,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  6. Massachusetts Institute of Technology — Adversarial Robustness Research

    Award Date:
    02/2021
    Amount:
    $1,430,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  7. Center for Security and Emerging Technology — General Support

    Award Date:
    01/2021
    Amount:
    $8,000,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  8. UC Berkeley — Center for Human-Compatible Artificial Intelligence (2021)

    Award Date:
    01/2021
    Amount:
    $11,355,246
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  9. UC Santa Cruz — Adversarial Robustness Research

    Award Date:
    01/2021
    Amount:
    $265,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  10. Stanford Existential Risks Initiative — Global Catastrophic Risk Education

    Award Date:
    01/2021
    Amount:
    $1,500,000
    Global Catastrophic Risks