We want to maximize the impact of our portfolio.

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. CSET — General Support (August 2021)

    Award Date:
    08/2021
    Amount:
    $38,920,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  2. Dezernat Zukunft — General Support and Re-Granting

    Award Date:
    07/2021
    Amount:
    $4,000,000
    Macroeconomic Policy
  3. Indian Institute of Technology Delhi — Air Quality Sensors in South Asia

    Award Date:
    06/2021
    Amount:
    $88,000
    Global Health & Development
  4. Wild Animal Initiative — Animal Welfare Research

    Award Date:
    06/2021
    Amount:
    $3,500,000
    Farm Animal Welfare
  5. Community Based Public Safety Collective — General Support

    Award Date:
    04/2021
    Amount:
    $150,000
    Criminal Justice Reform
  6. Future of Humanity Institute — Research Scholars Programs

    Award Date:
    04/2021
    Amount:
    $3,121,861
    Global Catastrophic Risks
  7. Compassion in World Farming USA — General Support (2021)

    Award Date:
    04/2021
    Amount:
    $550,000
    Farm Animal Welfare
  8. Open Phil AI Fellowship — 2021 Class

    Award Date:
    04/2021
    Amount:
    $1,300,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  9. Wakker Dier — Farm Animal Welfare Litigation

    Award Date:
    04/2021
    Amount:
    $1,180,000
    Farm Animal Welfare
  10. SCI Foundation — General Support

    Award Date:
    03/2021
    Amount:
    $3,129,000
    Global Health & Development