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. Against COVID-19 — COVID-19 Database Support

    Award Date:
    03/2020
    Amount:
    $10,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  2. Johns Hopkins University — Support for Jared Kaplan and Brice Ménard

    Award Date:
    03/2020
    Amount:
    $55,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  3. GHSS — General Support (March 2020)

    Award Date:
    03/2020
    Amount:
    $2,400,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  4. Center for Global Development — COVID-19 Local Response

    Award Date:
    03/2020
    Amount:
    $250,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  5. Council on Strategic Risks — Biological Weapons Prevention (March 2020)

    Award Date:
    03/2020
    Amount:
    $410,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  6. Study and Training Related to AI Policy — Scholarship Support

    Award Date:
    03/2020
    Amount:
    $594,240
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  7. Stanford University — AI Safety Seminar

    Award Date:
    02/2020
    Amount:
    $6,500
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  8. Bipartisan Commission on Biodefense — General Support

    Award Date:
    02/2020
    Amount:
    $2,970,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  9. Nuclear Threat Initiative — Biosecurity Program Support (February 2020)

    Award Date:
    02/2020
    Amount:
    $8,000,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  10. Wilson Center — AI Policy Seminar Series (February 2020)

    Award Date:
    02/2020
    Amount:
    $368,440
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI