Robert Kirshner, chief program officer for science at the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation spoke with Inside Philanthropy about making the move […]
The Science Philanthropy Alliance is a community of funders who work together to inspire new, emerging and current philanthropists to dedicate a portion of their philanthropy to basic science. Alliance members act both as champions and advisors to other philanthropists to ensure more private funding is earmarked for the kinds of research initiatives that have led to the scientific, technological and medical breakthroughs that fuel our technology and information-driven economy of the 21st century.
Why Basic Science?
In this video, May Berenbaum explains how a brown moth helps control a pervasive roadside weed, and how the study […]
Using most of a $115 million donation from Rajen Kilachand, a Dubai businessman and BU graduate, the school will create […]
Scientists May Berenbaum, Nergis Mavalvala, Janet Rossant, and Venkatraman Ramakirshnan reflect on how breakthroughs in science have led to new […]
Valerie Conn is the executive director of the Science Philanthropy Alliance A particular challenge that research institutions face is that […]
By Marc Kastner, president, Science Philanthropy Alliance Researchers often want to know: will my research be of interest to philanthropists? […]