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
Vera Institute of Justice — Criminal Justice Reform Report Vera Institute of Justice Criminal Justice Reform 03/2017 $50,000
OpenAI — General Support OpenAI Global Catastrophic Risks; Potential Risks from Advanced AI 03/2017 $30,000,000
World Animal Protection — Broiler Chicken Welfare World Animal Protection Farm Animal Welfare 03/2017 $517,588
Life Sciences Research Foundation — Young Investigators Life Sciences Research Foundation Scientific Research; Alzheimer's Research 03/2017 $195,000
Centre for Effective Altruism — General Support Centre for Effective Altruism Effective Altruism 03/2017 $2,500,000
80,000 Hours — General Support 80,000 Hours Effective Altruism 03/2017 $1,125,000
National Alliance of Faith and Justice — Criminal Justice Reform National Alliance of Faith and Justice Criminal Justice Reform 03/2017 $100,000
Wageningen UR — Chicken Welfare Systematic Assessment Wageningen UR Farm Animal Welfare 03/2017 $88,345
UCLA — Climate Engineering Governance UCLA School of Law Global Catastrophic Risks; Solar Radiation Management 03/2017 $776,095
Workers Center for Racial Justice — Prosecutorial Accountability Workers Center for Racial Justice Criminal Justice Reform 03/2017 $125,000
People’s Action Institute — Prosecutor Accountability People's Action Institute Criminal Justice Reform 03/2017 $279,000
The People’s Lobby Education Institute — Prosecutorial Accountability The People's Lobby Education Institute Criminal Justice Reform 03/2017 $125,000
Distill Prize for Clarity in Machine Learning — General Support Distill Prize for Clarity in Machine Learning Global Catastrophic Risks; Potential Risks from Advanced AI 03/2017 $25,000
International Society for Applied Ethology — Travel Scholarships International Society for Applied Ethology Farm Animal Welfare 03/2017 $40,000
Center for Global Development — Migration Program Center for Global Development Immigration Policy 03/2017 $1,800,000
Stanford University — Percy Liang Planning Grant Stanford University Global Catastrophic Risks; Potential Risks from Advanced AI 03/2017 $25,000
Drug Policy Alliance — Drug Decriminalization Drug Policy Alliance Criminal Justice Reform 03/2017 $1,331,597
Texas Organizing Project Education Fund — Criminal Justice Reform Texas Organizing Project Education Fund Criminal Justice Reform 03/2017 $765,000
Future of Humanity Institute — General Support Future of Humanity Institute Global Catastrophic Risks; Potential Risks from Advanced AI 03/2017 $1,995,425
ACLU of Oregon — Prosecutorial Accountability American Civil Liberties Union Foundation of Oregon Criminal Justice Reform 03/2017 $145,000