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

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

1Day Sooner — General Support (May 2020)

Organization Name

1Day Sooner

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

Nuclear Threat Initiative — Biosecurity Program Support (May 2020)

Organization Name

Nuclear Threat Initiative

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Immune Observatory — Single-Dose COVID-19 Vaccine Modeling

Organization Name

Immune Observatory

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$100,000
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

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

University of Birmingham — Biological Threat Detection Research

Organization Name

University of Birmingham

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$75,000
Date
Grant Title

Andrew Szanton — Operation Warp Speed Memoir

Organization Name
Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$75,000
Date