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. UC Berkeley — Course Development Support (Jacob Steinhardt)

    Award Date:
    08/2021
    Amount:
    $53,983
    Forecasting
  2. International Vaccines Institute — Schistosomiasis Vaccine Assessment

    Award Date:
    08/2021
    Amount:
    $140,000
    Scientific Research
  3. Stanford University — Adversarial Robustness Research (Santurkar)

    Award Date:
    08/2021
    Amount:
    $330,792
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  4. Stanford University — Adversarial Robustness Research (Tsipras)

    Award Date:
    08/2021
    Amount:
    $330,792
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  5. University of Southern California — Adversarial Robustness Research

    Award Date:
    08/2021
    Amount:
    $320,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  6. FAS — Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness Fellowship

    Award Date:
    08/2021
    Amount:
    $480,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  7. GW University — Innovation in National Security Fellowship

    Award Date:
    08/2021
    Amount:
    $450,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  8. CSET — Biosecurity Research Project

    Award Date:
    08/2021
    Amount:
    $3,330,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  9. Purdue University — Preclinical Data Research (Douglas Brubaker)

    Award Date:
    08/2021
    Amount:
    $1,500,000
    Scientific Research
  10. National Bureau of Economic Research — Innovation Policy Working Group

    Award Date:
    08/2021
    Amount:
    $467,500
    Global Health & Development