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

Solar Radiation Management Governance Initiative — General Support (2017)

Organization Name

Solar Radiation Management Governance Initiative

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks
Amount
$2,000,000
Date
Grant Title

UC Berkeley — AI Safety Research

Organization Name

University of California, Berkeley

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$1,450,016
Date
Grant Title

Machine Intelligence Research Institute — General Support (2017)

Organization Name

Machine Intelligence Research Institute

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$3,750,000
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

David Manheim — Research on Existential Risk from Infectious Disease

Organization Name
Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$65,308
Date
Grant Title

InterAcademy Partnership — Side Event at the BWC Meeting of State Parties

Organization Name

InterAcademy Partnership

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$14,605
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

American Society for Microbiology — Biothreats Meeting

Organization Name

American Society for Microbiology

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$43,149
Date
Grant Title

Center for Applied Rationality — SPARC (2018)

Organization Name

Center for Applied Rationality

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$560,000
Date
Grant Title

Center for Applied Rationality — General Support (2018)

Organization Name

Center for Applied Rationality

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$1,000,000
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

80,000 Hours — General Support (2018)

Organization Name

80,000 Hours

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$510,000
Date
Grant Title

Georgetown Center for Global Health Science and Security — General Support (2018)

Organization Name

Georgetown Center for Global Health Science and Security

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$44,627
Date
Grant Title

AI Scholarships — Scholarship Support (2018)

Organization Name

AI Scholarships

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$159,000
Date
Grant Title

Center for Global Development — Pandemic Policy Project Led by Jeremy Konyndyk

Organization Name

Center for Global Development

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$49,942
Date
Grant Title

Founders Pledge — General Support (2018)

Organization Name

Founders Pledge

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$5,222,653
Date
Grant Title

Centre for Effective Altruism — New Discretionary Fund

Organization Name

Centre for Effective Altruism

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$5,000,000
Date
Grant Title

Stanford University — NIPS Workshop on Machine Learning Security

Organization Name

Stanford University

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$6,771
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

Ought — General Support (2018)

Organization Name

Ought

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$525,000
Date
Grant Title

Open Phil AI Fellowship — 2018 Class

Organization Name

Open Phil AI Fellowship

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$1,245,000
Date
Grant Title

AI Impacts — General Support (2018)

Organization Name

AI Impacts

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$100,000
Date
Grant Title

Centre for Effective Altruism — General Support (2018)

Organization Name

Centre for Effective Altruism

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$2,688,000
Date
Grant Title

Machine Intelligence Research Institute — AI Safety Retraining Program

Organization Name

Machine Intelligence Research Institute

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$150,000
Date
Grant Title

Future of Life Institute — General Support (2018)

Organization Name

Future of Life Institute

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks
Amount
$250,000
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

Nuclear Threat Initiative — Global Health Security Index

Organization Name

Nuclear Threat Initiative

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

University of Oxford — Research on the Global Politics of AI

Organization Name

University of Oxford

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$429,770
Date
Grant Title

Wilson Center — AI Policy Seminar Series

Organization Name

The Wilson Center

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$400,000
Date
Grant Title

Stanford University — Machine Learning Security Research Led by Dan Boneh and Florian Tramer

Organization Name

Stanford University

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$100,000
Date
Grant Title

Future of Humanity Institute — Work on Global Catastrophic Risks

Organization Name

Future of Humanity Institute

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks
Amount
$12,250,810
Date
Grant Title

GoalsRL — Workshop on Goal Specifications for Reinforcement Learning

Organization Name

GoalsRL

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$7,500
Date
Grant Title

Center for a New American Security — Outreach on Technological Risk Led by Richard Danzig

Organization Name

Center for a New American Security

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks
Amount
$400,352
Date
Grant Title

University of Oxford — D.Phil Support for Andrew Snyder-Beattie

Organization Name

University of Oxford

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$26,086
Date
Grant Title

UC Berkeley — AI Safety Research (2018)

Organization Name

University of California, Berkeley

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$1,145,000
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

Daniel Kang, Jacob Steinhardt, Yi Sun, and Alex Zhai — Study of the Robustness of Machine Learning Models

Organization Name
Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$2,351
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

The University of Sydney — 2019 Global Health Security Conference

Organization Name

University of Sydney

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$32,621
Date
Grant Title

Biosecure Ltd — Campaign Against Bioweapons Research

Organization Name

Biosecure Ltd

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$25,000
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

Berkeley Existential Risk Initiative — CHAI ML Engineers

Organization Name

Berkeley Existential Risk Initiative

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$250,000
Date
Grant Title

Georgetown University — Center for Security and Emerging Technology

Organization Name

Georgetown University

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$55,000,000
Date
Grant Title

80,000 Hours — General Support (2019)

Organization Name

80,000 Hours

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$4,795,803
Date
Grant Title

Machine Intelligence Research Institute — General Support (2019)

Organization Name

Machine Intelligence Research Institute

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$2,652,500
Date
Grant Title

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab — Kevin Esvelt’s Research (2019)

Organization Name

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks
Amount
$1,000,000
Date
Grant Title

Tampere University — Work on Global Catastrophic Risks (2019)

Organization Name

Tampere University

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks
Amount
$15,000
Date
Grant Title

Open Phil AI Fellowship — 2019 Class

Organization Name

Open Phil AI Fellowship

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$2,325,000
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

Global Catastrophic Risks Scholarships — Scholarship Support (2019)

Organization Name
Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$547,800
Date