• Grant
    Title
  • Organization
    Name
  • Focus
    Area
  • Amount
  • Date
Grant Title

Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security — Biosecurity, Global Health Security, and Global Catastrophic Risks (2019)

Organization Name

Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$20,192,755
Date
Grant Title

Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security — Biosecurity, Global Health Security, and Global Catastrophic Risks (2017)

Organization Name

Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$16,000,000
Date
Grant Title

Californians Against Pandemics — California Pandemic Early Detection and Prevention Act Ballot Initiative

Organization Name

Californians Against Pandemics

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$11,100,000
Date
Grant Title

RAND Corporation — Biosecurity Policy

Organization Name

RAND Corporation

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$10,000,000
Date
Grant Title

Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security — Biosecurity, Global Health Security, and Global Catastrophic Risks (2023)

Organization Name

Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$10,000,000
Date
Grant Title

Nuclear Threat Initiative — Biosecurity Program Support (February 2020)

Organization Name

Nuclear Threat Initiative

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$8,000,000
Date
Grant Title

Nuclear Threat Initiative — Biosecurity Program Support (2023)

Organization Name

Nuclear Threat Initiative

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$7,831,500
Date
Grant Title

Nuclear Threat Initiative — Biosecurity Program Support

Organization Name

Nuclear Threat Initiative

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$6,000,000
Date
Grant Title

Centre for Effective Altruism — Biosecurity Coworking Space

Organization Name

Centre for Effective Altruism

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$5,318,000
Date
Grant Title

Bipartisan Commission on Biodefense — General Support (2022)

Organization Name

Bipartisan Commission on Biodefense

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$5,200,000
Date
Grant Title

Alvea — DNA Vaccine Platform

Organization Name

Alvea

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$5,000,000
Date
Grant Title

Good Forever — Regranting for Biosecurity Projects

Organization Name

Good Forever Foundation

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$4,905,066
Date
Grant Title

Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security — Educational Degree Program

Organization Name

Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$3,908,161
Date
Grant Title

Nuclear Threat Initiative — Global Health Security Index

Organization Name

Nuclear Threat Initiative

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$3,556,773
Date
Grant Title

Georgetown Center for Global Health Science and Security — General Support (2017)

Organization Name

Georgetown Center for Global Health Science and Security

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$3,500,000
Date
Grant Title

Center for Security and Emerging Technology — Biosecurity Research Project

Organization Name

Center for Security and Emerging Technology

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$3,330,000
Date
Grant Title

Columbia University — Far-UVC Sterilization Research

Organization Name

Columbia University

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$3,200,000
Date
Grant Title

Bipartisan Commission on Biodefense — General Support

Organization Name

Bipartisan Commission on Biodefense

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$2,970,000
Date
Grant Title

Nigerian Institute of Medical Research – COVID-19 Fractional Dosing Trial

Organization Name

Nigerian Institute of Medical Research

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$2,921,000
Date
Grant Title

Council on Strategic Risks — Biosecurity Fellowships and Policy Work

Organization Name

Council on Strategic Risks

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$2,898,350
Date
Grant Title

Open Philanthropy Technology Policy Fellowship (2022)

Organization Name
Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$2,869,940
Date
Grant Title

Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security — Emerging Leaders in Biosecurity Initiative

Organization Name

Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$2,744,000
Date
Grant Title

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab — Biosecurity Research (2022)

Organization Name

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$2,648,881
Date
Grant Title

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

Organization Name

Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$2,588,162
Date
Grant Title

Open Philanthropy Biosecurity Scholarships (2022)

Organization Name

Scholarship (Various)

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$2,426,491
Date
Grant Title

Georgetown Center for Global Health Science and Security — General Support (March 2020)

Organization Name

Georgetown Center for Global Health Science and Security

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$2,400,000
Date
Grant Title

Exscientia — Agonists for Interferon Lambda

Organization Name

Exscientia

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$2,300,000
Date
Grant Title

Early-Career Funding for Global Catastrophic Biological Risks — Scholarship Support (2021)

Organization Name
Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$2,144,789
Date
Grant Title

Council on Strategic Risks — Biological Weapons Prevention (November 2020)

Organization Name

Council on Strategic Risks

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$2,050,000
Date
Grant Title

Gryphon Scientific — Empirical Biosafety Research

Organization Name

Gryphon Scientific

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$2,000,000
Date
Grant Title

Nuclear Threat Initiative — Projects to Reduce Global Catastrophic Biological Risks

Organization Name

Nuclear Threat Initiative

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$1,904,942
Date
Grant Title

Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security — Masters and PhD Program Support

Organization Name

Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$1,860,000
Date
Grant Title

Center for International Security and Cooperation — Megan Palmer’s Biosecurity Research (2019)

Organization Name

Center for International Security and Cooperation

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$1,625,000
Date
Grant Title

SecureBio — Biosecurity Research

Organization Name

SecureBio

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$1,420,937
Date
Grant Title

Early-Career Funding for Global Catastrophic Biological Risks — Scholarship Support (2019-2020)

Organization Name

Early-Career Funding for Global Catastrophic Biological Risks

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$1,394,530
Date
Grant Title

Funding for Projects to Estimate Biological Risk

Organization Name
Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$1,391,169
Date
Grant Title

Bipartisan Commission on Biodefense — General Support (2021)

Organization Name

Bipartisan Commission on Biodefense

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$1,350,000
Date
Grant Title

Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense — General Support (2016)

Organization Name

Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$1,300,000
Date
Grant Title

Alvea — Drug Development Acceleration (October 2022)

Organization Name

Alvea

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$1,250,000
Date
Grant Title

Nuclear Threat Initiative — Global Catastrophic Biological Risk Reduction (2021)

Organization Name

Nuclear Threat Initiative

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$1,250,000
Date
Grant Title

Georgetown Center for Global Health Science and Security — General Support (February 2020)

Organization Name

Georgetown Center for Global Health Science and Security

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$1,200,000
Date
Grant Title

Eradivir — Influenza Antiviral Drug

Organization Name

Eradivir

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$1,000,000
Date
Grant Title

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab — Kevin Esvelt’s Research (2021)

Organization Name

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$1,000,000
Date
Grant Title

iGEM — Synthetic Biology Safety and Security (2020)

Organization Name

International Genetically Engineered Machine Foundation

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$940,000
Date
Grant Title

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab — DNA Synthesis Screening Methods

Organization Name

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$890,000
Date
Grant Title

Georgia Tech — Research on Lipid Nanoparticles (James Dahlman)

Organization Name

Georgia Institute of Technology

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$882,000
Date
Grant Title

Center for International Security and Cooperation — Megan Palmer’s Biosecurity Research (2016)

Organization Name

Center for International Security and Cooperation

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$643,415
Date
Grant Title

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace — Chinese and Indian Perspectives on Biotech Security Risks

Organization Name

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$613,380
Date
Grant Title

1Day Sooner — General Support (November 2020)

Organization Name

1Day Sooner

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$600,000
Date
Grant Title

Early-Career Funding for Global Catastrophic Biological Risks — Scholarship Support (2018)

Organization Name

Early-Career Funding for Global Catastrophic Biological Risks

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$570,000
Date
Grant Title

Biosecurity Funding for Individuals — Work and Study Support

Organization Name
Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$554,910
Date
Grant Title

iGEM — Synthetic Biology Safety and Security (2016)

Organization Name

International Genetically Engineered Machine Foundation

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$520,000
Date
Grant Title

1Day Sooner — General Support (May 2020)

Organization Name

1Day Sooner

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$500,000
Date
Grant Title

Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense — General Support (2017)

Organization Name

Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$500,000
Date
Grant Title

Nuclear Threat Initiative — Biosecurity Program Support (May 2020)

Organization Name

Nuclear Threat Initiative

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$500,000
Date
Grant Title

Helena — Health Security Policy

Organization Name

Helena

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$500,000
Date
Grant Title

Federation of American Scientists — Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness Fellowship

Organization Name

Federation of American Scientists

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$480,000
Date
Grant Title

Nuclear Threat Initiative — Planning Grant for Global Health Security Index

Organization Name

Nuclear Threat Initiative

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$476,859
Date
Grant Title

Genspace — DIYbio Labs Project

Organization Name

Genspace

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$454,025
Date
Grant Title

National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine — International Meeting on Governance of Dual-Use Research

Organization Name

National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$452,545
Date
Grant Title

Berkeley Existential Risk Initiative — Sculpting Evolution Collaboration

Organization Name

Berkeley Existential Risk Initiative

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$451,571
Date
Grant Title

George Washington University — Innovation in National Security Fellowship

Organization Name

George Washington University

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$450,000
Date
Grant Title

Altruistic Technology Labs — Work on Biological Risk Prevention

Organization Name

Altruistic Technology Labs

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$440,525
Date
Grant Title

iGEM — Synthetic Biology Safety and Security (2018)

Organization Name

International Genetically Engineered Machine Foundation

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$420,000
Date
Grant Title

Council on Strategic Risks — Biological Weapons Prevention (March 2020)

Organization Name

Council on Strategic Risks

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$410,000
Date
Grant Title

Convergent Research — Biosecurity Projects 

Organization Name

Convergent Research

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$400,000
Date
Grant Title

Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security — Health Security Scholars

Organization Name

Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$381,220
Date
Grant Title

Open Philanthropy Biosecurity Scholarships (2023)

Organization Name

Scholarship (Various)

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$352,312
Date
Grant Title

SecureBio — Pathogen Early Warning Project

Organization Name

SecureBio

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$340,000
Date
Grant Title

Council on Strategic Risks — Biosecurity Fellowship

Organization Name

Council on Strategic Risks

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$326,500
Date
Grant Title

Sea-Long Global Respiratory Systems — COVID-19 Ventilation Helmet Production

Organization Name

Sea-Long Global Respiratory Systems

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$325,000
Date
Grant Title

Harvard University — Biosecurity and Biosafety

Organization Name

Harvard University

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$315,000
Date
Grant Title

Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense

Organization Name

Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$300,000
Date
Grant Title

Smithsonian Institution — Outbreak Exhibit

Organization Name

Smithsonian Institution

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$300,000
Date
Grant Title

iGEM — Biological Weapons Convention Verification Project

Organization Name

iGem

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$300,000
Date
Grant Title

University of Maryland — Policy Fellowship (September 2023)

Organization Name

University of Maryland

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$286,000
Date
Grant Title

North Carolina State University — DIYbio Labs Project

Organization Name

North Carolina State University

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$252,725
Date
Grant Title

University of Colorado — COVID-19 Personal Protective Equipment Experiments

Organization Name

University of Colorado

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$250,000
Date
Grant Title

Center for a New American Security — Strategic Lessons from COVID-19

Organization Name

Center for a New American Security

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$250,000
Date
Grant Title

Altruistic Technology Labs — Planning Grant

Organization Name

Altruistic Technology Labs

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$250,000
Date
Grant Title

Center for Population-Level Bioethics — General Support

Organization Name

Center for Population-Level Bioethics

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$250,000
Date
Grant Title

Center for Global Development — COVID-19 Local Response Guidelines

Organization Name

Center for Global Development

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$250,000
Date
Grant Title

Charity Entrepreneurship — Health Security Organizations

Organization Name

Charity Entrepreneurship

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$250,000
Date
Grant Title

Convergent Research — Sequencing Roadmap

Organization Name

Convergent Research

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$250,000
Date
Grant Title

Effective Altruism Foundation — European Policy Research and Advocacy (April 2022)

Organization Name

Effective Altruism Foundation

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$200,000
Date
Grant Title

Good Forever Foundation — Pandemic Preparedness and COVID-19 Mitigation (2021)

Organization Name

Good Forever Foundation

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$200,000
Date
Grant Title

Stanford University — Biosecurity Workshop

Organization Name

Stanford University

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$198,000
Date
Grant Title

Harvard University — Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics

Organization Name

Harvard University

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$190,000
Date
Grant Title

Federation of American Scientists — International Science Advisory Body for Biosecurity

Organization Name

Federation of American Scientists

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$175,000
Date
Grant Title

Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security — SynBioBeta 2018 Meeting

Organization Name

Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$169,600
Date
Grant Title

Longview Philanthropy — Far-UVC Event (2023)

Organization Name

Longview Philanthropy

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$165,000
Date
Grant Title

Biosecure — Biological Weapons Convention Verification Workshop

Organization Name

Biosecure Ltd

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$155,714
Date
Grant Title

BioBricks Foundation — Biosecurity Activities at SB7.0

Organization Name

BioBricks Foundation

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$152,950
Date
Grant Title

Hypermind — COVID-19 Forecasting

Organization Name

Hypermind

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$125,820
Date
Grant Title

Tyler Whitmer — Scoping Work for Biosecurity Legal Research

Organization Name

Tyler Whitmer

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$125,000
Date
Grant Title

Future of Humanity Institute — Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness

Organization Name

Future of Humanity Institute

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$115,652
Date
Grant Title

Berkeley Existential Risk Initiative — Support for Kevin Esvelt’s Research

Organization Name

Berkeley Existential Risk Initiative

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$100,000
Date
Grant Title

Immune Observatory — Single-Dose COVID-19 Vaccine Modeling

Organization Name

Immune Observatory

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$100,000
Date
Grant Title

Centre for Effective Altruism — Research Assistant for Jonas Sandbrink

Organization Name

Centre for Effective Altruism

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$77,000
Date
Grant Title

Good Judgment Inc. — COVID-19 Forecasting

Organization Name

Good Judgment Inc.

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$75,500
Date