Support from the Pershing Square Foundation to Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory reflects the donor’s willingness to fund the “messy and unpredictable” research in basic sciences, and creates an innovative endowment structure to maximize the impact to fundamental life sciences research. Read the article: Here’s One Foundation That’s Heeding the Call for More Basic Science Funding.
Research Institutions Received Over $2.3 Billion in Private Funding for Basic Science in 2016 Palo Alto, CA (February 13, 2017) […]
This BBC article notes: “The Simons Foundation has given the cash for studies into the biological mechanisms that underpin changes […]
Inside Philanthropy discusses the Science Philanthropy Alliance survey on private funding of basic science.