Showing grants tagged "Global Catastrophic Risks"

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. Cambridge Existential Risk Initiative — Summer Research Program

    Award Date:
    03/2022
    Amount:
    $743,902
    Global Catastrophic Risks
  2. Centre for the Governance of AI — AI Field Building

    Award Date:
    12/2021
    Amount:
    $2,537,600
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  3. Redwood Research — General Support

    Award Date:
    11/2021
    Amount:
    $8,790,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  4. iGEM — Biological Weapons Convention Verification Project

    Award Date:
    11/2021
    Amount:
    $300,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  5. The Degrees Initiative — General Support (2021)

    Award Date:
    11/2021
    Amount:
    $5,000,000
    Global Catastrophic Risks
  6. Stanford University — Adversarial Robustness Research (Santurkar)

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

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

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

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

    Award Date:
    08/2021
    Amount:
    $450,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness