Top Contributors

The Machine Intelligence Research Institute has had 3,047 contributors throughout its history. Those who have given $5,000 or more and wish to be recognized are listed below.


Recent Contributors

Active supporters who have given since 2015, listed with total contributions (including pre-2015 support):

Jaan Tallinn$604,500
Open Philanthropy Project$532,000
Loren Merritt$500,000
Edwin Evans$409,530
Blake Borgeson$350,460
Richard Schwall$307,608
Future of Life Institute$250,252
Raising for Effective Giving$175,027
Jonathan Weissman$131,290
Scott Dickey$119,520
Ethan Dickinson$76,008
Leif K-Brooks$67,216
Alexei Andreev$64,605
Ben Hoskin$62,728
Sebastian Hagen$52,203
Michael Blume$50,355
Brandon Reinhart$50,050
Gordon Irlam$50,000
Peter Scott$50,000
Marcello Herreshoff$49,110
Misha Gurevich$47,370
Eric Rogstad$46,133
Luke Stebbing$40,000
Michael Cohen$39,359
Mikko Rauhala$39,345
Robin Powell$36,160
Scott Worley$35,019
Scott Siskind$28,500
Jeremy Schlatter$28,411
Brian Tomasik$26,010
Johan Edström$23,680
Janos Kramar$22,811
Mick Porter$22,410
Kevin Fischer$20,230
Nicolas Tarleton$19,559
Alan Chang$18,000
John Salvatier$17,718
Benjamin Goldhaber$17,250
Max Kesin$17,000
The Maurice Amado Foundation$16,000
William Morgan$13,571
Simon Sáfár$12,900
Sam Eisenstat$12,356
Emma Borhanian$12,000
Michal Pokorný$12,000
James Mazur$11,627
Joshua Fox$11,214
Jean-Philippe Sugarbroad$11,200
Austin Peña$9,929
Tran Bao Trung$8,900
Nhat Anh Phan$7,000
Paul Rhodes$6,977
Phil Hazelden$5,559
Bryan Dana$5,463
Robert Yaman$5,000
Daniel Ziegler$5,000

Past Contributors

Other supporters who helped get us to where we are today:

Thiel Foundation$1,627,000
Jed McCaleb$631,137
Brian Cartmell$146,700
Chris Haley$60,250
Guy Srinivasan$58,310
Henrik Jonsson$54,525
Mihaly Barasz$51,623
Jason Joachim$44,100
Nathaniel Soares$33,230
Jesse Liptrap$29,590
Tomer Kagan$26,500
Martine Rothblatt$25,000
Gary Basin$25,000
Liron Shapira$24,750
Rolf Nelson$21,710
Patrick LaVictoire$20,885
Stanley Pecavar$17,450
Wolf Tivy$16,758
Sergio Tarrero$15,220
Quixey$15,000
Donald King$15,000
Stephan T. Lavavej$15,000
Aleksei Riikonen$14,372
Michael Ames$12,500
Benjamin Hoffman$12,332
Marius van Voorden (via Bitcoin)$12,210
Riley Goodside$10,049
Gil Elbaz$10,000
Adam Weissman$10,000
Daniel Nelson$8,147
James Douma$6,430
Andrew Hay$6,201
Frank Adamek$5,250
Giles Edkins$5,145
Zvi Mowshowitz$5,010
Tuxedage John Adams$5,000
Thomas Jackson$5,000
Jeff Bone$5,000

Top contributors are listed under "Recent" if at least $500 of their support came in 2015–2017.

These lists were last updated on 2017/09/24 (20:02 UTC).