Top Contributors

The Machine Intelligence Research Institute has had 3,013 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-2015support):

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$116,520
Ethan Dickinson$73,008
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
Eric Rogstad$46,133
Misha Gurevich$45,870
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$21,210
Kevin Fischer$20,230
Nicolas Tarleton$19,559
John Salvatier$17,718
Benjamin Goldhaber$17,250
The Maurice Amado Foundation$16,000
William Morgan$13,571
Max Kesin$12,000
Emma Borhanian$12,000
Simon Safar$11,900
Jean-Philippe Sugarbroad$11,200
Joshua Fox$10,854
James Mazur$10,010
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
Stanley Pecavar$17,450
Wolf Tivy$16,758
Sergio Tarrero$15,220
Stephan T. Lavavej$15,000
Donald King$15,000
Quixey$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
Adam Weissman$10,000
Gil Elbaz$10,000
Daniel Nelson$8,147
James Douma$6,430
Andrew Hay$6,201
Paul Rhodes$6,190
Frank Adamek$5,250
Giles Edkins$5,145
Zvi Mowshowitz$5,010
Tuxedage John Adams$5,000
Jeff Bone$5,000
Thomas Jackson$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 2017/06/26 (19:53:55 US Pacific Time).