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. Center for Population-Level Bioethics — General Support

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

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

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

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

    Award Date:
    05/2020
    Amount:
    $2,300,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  6. 1Day Sooner — General Support (May 2020)

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

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

    Award Date:
    04/2020
    Amount:
    $50,000
    Potential Risks from Advanced AI
  9. Rutgers University — Nuclear Conflict Climate Modeling (2020)

    Award Date:
    04/2020
    Amount:
    $3,000,000
    Global Catastrophic Risks
  10. iGEM — Synthetic Biology Safety and Security (2020)

    Award Date:
    04/2020
    Amount:
    $940,000
    Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness