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. Stanford Existential Risks Initiative — Distribution of The Precipice

    Award Date:
    05/2021
    Amount:
    $9,931
    Global Catastrophic Risks
  2. Carnegie Mellon University — Adversarial Robustness Research

    Award Date:
    05/2021
    Amount:
    $330,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  3. Future of Humanity Institute — Research Scholars Programs

    Award Date:
    04/2021
    Amount:
    $3,121,861
    Global Catastrophic Risks
  4. University of Cambridge — Machine Learning Research

    Award Date:
    04/2021
    Amount:
    $250,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  5. Wilson Center — AI Policy Training Program

    Award Date:
    04/2021
    Amount:
    $291,214
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  6. Open Phil AI Fellowship — 2021 Class

    Award Date:
    04/2021
    Amount:
    $1,300,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  7. Tampere University — Work on Global Catastrophic Risks (2021)

    Award Date:
    03/2021
    Amount:
    $20,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  8. CNAS — Strategic Lessons from COVID-19

    Award Date:
    03/2021
    Amount:
    $250,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  9. MIT Media Lab — Kevin Esvelt’s Research (2021)

    Award Date:
    03/2021
    Amount:
    $1,000,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  10. Hypermind — AI Forecasting Tournament

    Award Date:
    03/2021
    Amount:
    $121,124
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI