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. Harvard University — Biosecurity and Biosafety

    Award Date:
    06/2020
    Amount:
    $315,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  2. Centre for the Governance of AI — General Support

    Award Date:
    05/2020
    Amount:
    $450,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  3. Center for Population-Level Bioethics — General Support

    Award Date:
    05/2020
    Amount:
    $250,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  4. Gryphon Scientific — Empirical Biosafety Research

    Award Date:
    05/2020
    Amount:
    $2,000,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  5. Future of Humanity Institute — Research Scholars Programme

    Award Date:
    05/2020
    Amount:
    $1,586,224
    Global Catastrophic Risks
  6. Penn State University — Research on Emergency Food Resilience (2020)

    Award Date:
    05/2020
    Amount:
    $3,064,660
    Scientific Research
  7. Open Phil AI Fellowship — 2020 Class

    Award Date:
    05/2020
    Amount:
    $2,300,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  8. 1Day Sooner — General Support (May 2020)

    Award Date:
    05/2020
    Amount:
    $500,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  9. Nuclear Threat Initiative — Biosecurity Program Support (May 2020)

    Award Date:
    05/2020
    Amount:
    $500,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  10. World Economic Forum — Global AI Council Workshop

    Award Date:
    04/2020
    Amount:
    $50,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI