Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense— General Support (2018)

Award Date 
1/2018
Grant Amount 
$2,588,162
Purpose 
For general support.

Grant investigator: Jaime Yassif

This page was reviewed but not written by the grant investigator. Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense staff also reviewed this page prior to publication.

The Open Philanthropy Project recommended a grant of $2,588,162 over two years to the Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense for general support. The Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense advocates for improvements to U.S. biodefense policy through a variety of activities, including hosting public meetings, publishing reports, and conducting outreach to members of Congress and the executive branch. This is our second recommended grant renewal for the Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense; you can read more about our rationale for supporting this work on our 2015 and 2016 grant pages.

This grant falls within our focus area of biosecurity and pandemic preparedness.