We fund organizations and projects that show great promise for saving and improving lives and for helping us learn.

We’ve organized the grants in Our Portfolio in a database that you can browse and download. Grants recommended by Open Philanthropy also appear in its grants database here.

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Grant Organization All Topics Date of Award Amount
Better Eating International — Millennial Vegan Survey Better Eating International Farm Animal Welfare 02/2018 $67,110
Court Watch NOLA — General Support (2018) Court Watch NOLA Criminal Justice Reform 02/2018 $100,000
Center for Global Health Science and Security — General Support (2018) Georgetown Center for Global Health Science and Security Global Catastrophic Risks; Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness 02/2018 $44,627
Usona Institute — Phase 3 Trial for Depression Therapy Usona Institute Drug Policy Reform 02/2018 $500,000
UCSF — Research on Antiviral Drugs (Raul Andino) University of California, San Francisco Scientific Research; Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness 02/2018 $880,000
Texas Inmate Families Association — General Support (2018) Texas Inmate Families Association Criminal Justice Reform 02/2018 $242,000
80,000 Hours — General Support (2018) 80,000 Hours Effective Altruism 02/2018 $510,000
Cynthia Schuck & Wladimir Alonso — DALY Project Cynthia Schuck & Wladimir Alonso Farm Animal Welfare 02/2018 $96,130
Detroit Justice Center — General Support Detroit Justice Center Criminal Justice Reform 01/2018 $50,000
Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense— General Support (2018) Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense Global Catastrophic Risks; Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness 01/2018 $2,588,162
Mass General — Alzheimer’s Disease Research (Tanzi and Moir) (2018) Massachusetts General Hospital Scientific Research; Alzheimer's Research 01/2018 $760,000
Center for Applied Rationality — General Support (2018) Center for Applied Rationality Effective Altruism 01/2018 $1,000,000
LatinoJustice — Media Fellowship LatinoJustice Criminal Justice Reform 01/2018 $50,000
Center for Applied Rationality — SPARC Center for Applied Rationality Effective Altruism 01/2018 $560,000
Princeton University — Rescuing Biomedical Research Rescuing Biomedical Research Scientific Research 01/2018 $409,112
Helen Keller International — Vitamin A Supplementation Helen Keller International Global Health & Development 01/2018 $7,200,000
Sightsavers — Deworming Programs (January 2018) Sightsavers Global Health & Development 01/2018 $2,500,000
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center — Sepsis Therapy (Michael Donnino) Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Scientific Research 01/2018 $2,939,400
Niskanen Center — Research on Immigration Policy Niskanen Center Immigration Policy 01/2018 $400,000
Brooklyn Community Bail Fund — National Bail Fund Network (2018) Brooklyn Community Bail Fund Criminal Justice Reform 01/2018 $100,000