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. UC Santa Cruz — Adversarial Robustness Research

    Award Date:
    01/2021
    Amount:
    $265,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  2. Stanford Existential Risks Initiative — Global Catastrophic Risk Education

    Award Date:
    01/2021
    Amount:
    $1,500,000
    Global Catastrophic Risks
  3. Altruistic Technology Labs — Planning Grant

    Award Date:
    12/2020
    Amount:
    $250,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  4. University of Toronto — Machine Learning Research

    Award Date:
    12/2020
    Amount:
    $520,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  5. Future of Life Institute — General Support (2020)

    Award Date:
    11/2020
    Amount:
    $176,000
    Global Catastrophic Risks
  6. 1Day Sooner — General Support (November 2020)

    Award Date:
    11/2020
    Amount:
    $600,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  7. Global Health Security Network — Global Health Security Conference

    Award Date:
    11/2020
    Amount:
    $50,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  8. AI Impacts — General Support (2020)

    Award Date:
    11/2020
    Amount:
    $50,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  9. Council on Strategic Risks — Biological Weapons Prevention (November 2020)

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

    Award Date:
    10/2020
    Amount:
    $890,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness