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
Future of Research — Exit Grant Future of Research Scientific Research 07/2017 $150,000
Center for Effective Global Action — Scoping RCTs for Follow-Up Center for Effective Global Action at UC Berkeley Potential GiveWell Top Charities; Global Health & Development 07/2017 $492,188
HSA — Fish, Crustacean and Cephalopod Welfare Humane Slaughter Association Farm Animal Welfare 07/2017 $2,528,678
Yale University — Research on the Global Politics of AI Yale University Global Catastrophic Risks; Potential Risks from Advanced AI 07/2017 $299,320
Smithsonian Institution — Outbreak Exhibit Smithsonian Institution Global Catastrophic Risks; Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness 07/2017 $300,000
Charity Science Health — SMS Reminders for Immunization Charity Science: Health Potential GiveWell Top Charities; Global Health & Development 07/2017 $357,543
The Ahimsa Collective — Restorative Justice Movement-Building Report The Ahimsa Collective Criminal Justice Reform 07/2017 $15,000
American Conservative Union — Center for Criminal Justice Reform (2017) American Conservative Union Criminal Justice Reform 07/2017 $206,000
FIAPO — India Animal Welfare Reform Federation of Indian Animal Protection Organisations Farm Animal Welfare 07/2017 $332,944
UPenn — Philip Tetlock’s Forecasting Project University of Pennsylvania Forecasting 07/2017 $1,550,000
Center for Effective Global Action — Deworming Study Planning Gift Center for Effective Global Action at UC Berkeley Potential GiveWell Top Charities; Global Health & Development 06/2017 $18,000
Dignity and Power Now — Convening to Oppose L.A. Jail Construction Dignity and Power Now Criminal Justice Reform 06/2017 $132,000
Duke University — Hsp70i and Inhibitor HS-72 (Timothy Haystead) Duke University Scientific Research 06/2017 $81,500
University of Notre Dame — Nanopore Protein Sequencing (Gregory Timp) University of Notre Dame Scientific Research 06/2017 $2,054,142
UCSF — Organ Regenerative Surgery (Tammy Chang) University of California, San Francisco Scientific Research 06/2017 $825,000
AWAL — Meat-Reduction and Elimination Messaging Study Animal Welfare Action Lab Farm Animal Welfare 06/2017 $79,100
Eurogroup for Animals — Broiler Chicken Welfare Campaign Eurogroup for Animals Farm Animal Welfare 05/2017 $14,961
UCLA School of Law — AI Governance UCLA School of Law Global Catastrophic Risks; Potential Risks from Advanced AI 05/2017 $1,536,222
Forward Justice — Criminal Justice Reform Advocacy and Organizing Forward Justice Criminal Justice Reform 05/2017 $75,000
CIWF USA — Latin America Broiler Chicken Welfare Research Compassion in World Farming USA Farm Animal Welfare 05/2017 $30,000