Valerie Conn is executive director of the Science Philanthropy Alliance A $100 million gift is what’s known in development circles […]
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?
Paul Brest and Hal Harvey write about the second edition of their book, Money Well Spent. They note that a successful […]
Physics and astronomy are two fields with some of the worst gender imbalances in science. They also happen to be two of […]
The Blavatnik Family Foundation has pledged $10 million to Stanford Medicine. The Blavatnik Family Fellowship Fund at the Stanford University […]
Bradford Smith, president of the Foundation Center, blogs about philanthropy in today’s balkanized environment. He cites the Science Philanthropy Alliance […]
Marc Kastner is the president of the Science Philanthropy Alliance. This article first appeared on the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation […]