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. Life Sciences Research Foundation — Postdoctoral Fellowship

    Award Date:
    04/2024
    Amount:
    $218,500
    Scientific Research
  2. Forecasting Research Institute — Red-line Evaluations

    Award Date:
    04/2024
    Amount:
    $125,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  3. University of Pennsylvania — High-Skilled Immigration Budget Modeling

    Award Date:
    04/2024
    Amount:
    $1,100,000
    Innovation Policy
  4. World Health Organization — Syphilis Medication Trials

    Award Date:
    04/2024
    Amount:
    $395,978
    Scientific Research
  5. Mercer University – New Method for Lead Paint Measurement

    Award Date:
    04/2024
    Amount:
    $225,500
    Global Public Health Policy
  6. Focus Philanthropy – Farm Animal Welfare Fundraising (2024)

    Award Date:
    04/2024
    Amount:
    $880,000
    Farm Animal Welfare
  7. University of Chicago — Existential Risk Laboratory Fellowship Program (2024)

    Award Date:
    04/2024
    Amount:
    $301,800
    Global Catastrophic Risks
  8. KU Leuven — Influenza Antiviral Research

    Award Date:
    04/2024
    Amount:
    $3,550,000
    Scientific Research
  9. Simon Institute for Longterm Governance — General Support

    Award Date:
    04/2024
    Amount:
    $1,461,194
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  10. Animal Charity Evaluators — General Support (2024)

    Award Date:
    03/2024
    Amount:
    $900,000