Alliance member Lyda Hill will be honored with the Carnegie Medal of Philanthropy, which recognizes innovative philanthropists for their contributions […]
The Science Philanthropy Alliance works to advance scientific discovery through visionary philanthropy. Drawing on its distinguished external science advisors, skilled team of philanthropic advisors, and a membership base of leading science funders, the Alliance provides advising services and learning opportunities to help philanthropists expand the world’s knowledge and lay the scientific groundwork for lifesaving, economy-changing breakthroughs.
Why Basic Science?
One of Science’s Biggest Challenges In the early 1980s, scientists raced to discover the cause of a mysterious disease that […]
In a recent interview with Paul Karon of Inside Philanthropy, Heather Templeton Dill, president of the John Templeton Foundation, discussed […]
A new study out of Northeastern University found that nearly $30 billion a year in philanthropic science funding supporting smaller-scale […]
Weill Cornell Medicine has announced a three-year, $1 million grant from the W.M. Keck Foundation to fund development of a next-generation high-speed […]
I’m pleased to share the Alliance’s new strategic plan, which marks the culmination of a year of dedicated effort by […]