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. CNAS — Strategic Lessons from COVID-19

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

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

    Award Date:
    03/2021
    Amount:
    $121,124
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  4. UC Berkeley — Adversarial Robustness Research (David Wagner)

    Award Date:
    02/2021
    Amount:
    $330,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  5. UC Berkeley — Adversarial Robustness Research (Dawn Song)

    Award Date:
    02/2021
    Amount:
    $330,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  6. University of Tübingen — Adversarial Robustness Research (Matthias Hein)

    Award Date:
    02/2021
    Amount:
    $300,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  7. University of Tübingen — Robustness Research (Wieland Brendel)

    Award Date:
    02/2021
    Amount:
    $590,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  8. Immune Observatory — Single-Dose COVID-19 Vaccine Modeling

    Award Date:
    02/2021
    Amount:
    $100,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
  9. Massachusetts Institute of Technology — Adversarial Robustness Research

    Award Date:
    02/2021
    Amount:
    $1,430,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  10. CSET — General Support (January 2021)

    Award Date:
    01/2021
    Amount:
    $8,000,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI