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. Council on Strategic Risks — Biological Weapons Prevention (November 2020)

    Award Date:
    11/2020
    Amount:
    $780,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  2. Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab — DNA Synthesis Screening Methods

    Award Date:
    10/2020
    Amount:
    $890,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  3. Center for a New American Security — AI and Security Projects

    Award Date:
    10/2020
    Amount:
    $116,744
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  4. Center for a New American Security — AI Governance Projects

    Award Date:
    10/2020
    Amount:
    $24,350
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  5. Smitha Milli — Participatory Approaches to Machine Learning Workshop

    Award Date:
    10/2020
    Amount:
    $370
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  6. CISAC — AI Accident Risk and Technology Competition

    Award Date:
    09/2020
    Amount:
    $67,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  7. AcceleratingHT — COVID-19 Response

    Award Date:
    09/2020
    Amount:
    $50,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  8. CSIS — AI Accident Risk and Technology Competition

    Award Date:
    09/2020
    Amount:
    $118,307
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  9. Early-Career Funding for GCBRs — Scholarship Support (2019-2020)

    Award Date:
    07/2020
    Amount:
    $1,365,037
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  10. Wilson Center — AI Policy Seminar Series (June 2020)

    Award Date:
    06/2020
    Amount:
    $496,540
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI