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. The Degrees Initiative — General Support (2021)

    Award Date:
    11/2021
    Amount:
    $5,000,000
    Global Catastrophic Risks
  2. Eon Essay Contest - The Precipice Essay Contest

    Award Date:
    10/2021
    Amount:
    $240,000
    Global Catastrophic Risks
  3. Stanford University — Adversarial Robustness Research (Santurkar)

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

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

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

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

    Award Date:
    08/2021
    Amount:
    $450,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  8. CSET — Biosecurity Research Project

    Award Date:
    08/2021
    Amount:
    $3,330,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  9. CSET — General Support (August 2021)

    Award Date:
    08/2021
    Amount:
    $38,920,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  10. Berkeley Existential Risk Initiative — SERI Summer Fellowship

    Award Date:
    05/2021
    Amount:
    $210,000
    Global Catastrophic Risks