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. Center for Security and Emerging Technology — General Support

    Award Date:
    01/2021
    Amount:
    $8,000,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  2. University of Glasgow — Animal Welfare Research

    Award Date:
    12/2020
    Amount:
    $109,552
    Farm Animal Welfare
  3. Against Malaria Foundation — General Support (2020)

    Award Date:
    12/2020
    Amount:
    $6,651,000
    Global Health & Development
  4. GLOBALG.A.P. — Fish Welfare Standards

    Award Date:
    11/2020
    Amount:
    $90,554
    Farm Animal Welfare
  5. Massachusetts Institute of Technology — AI Trends and Impacts Research

    Award Date:
    11/2020
    Amount:
    $275,344
    Forecasting
  6. University of New South Wales — In Vitro Fertilization Research (Robert Gilchrist)

    Award Date:
    11/2020
    Amount:
    $2,500,000
    Scientific Research
  7. Washington University in St. Louis — Research on Cryptosporidium Hominis

    Award Date:
    11/2020
    Amount:
    $1,004,589
    Scientific Research
  8. International Refugee Assistance Project — General Support (2020)

    Award Date:
    11/2020
    Amount:
    $1,000,000
    Immigration Policy
  9. A New Way of Life — Civic Engagement Work

    Award Date:
    11/2020
    Amount:
    $200,000
    Criminal Justice Reform
  10. Dezernat Zukunft — Monetary and Fiscal Policy in Europe (2020)

    Award Date:
    11/2020
    Amount:
    $202,079
    Macroeconomic Policy