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Top Contributors

Founded in 2012, the Center for Applied Rationality has had 848 distinct donors, in addition to several institutional grants.


  • The Open Philanthropy Project a joint initiative of the charity evaluator GiveWell and the philanthropic foundation Good Ventures.
  • MIRI for programs targeting AI Safety researchers
  • FLI for programs targeting machine learning researchers
  • Jaan Tallinn Skype and Kazaa developer and co-founder of the existential risk institutes FLI and CSER, provides a scholarship fund for top Estonian students to attend CFAR workshops.

For a list of donors who have given $5,000 or more, see our Top Donors page.