AI Existential Safety Community
Individual applicants can apply.
Opens Sep 7 2021 12:00 AM (EDT)
Description

Are you an AI researcher interested in ensuring that AGI, if ever developed, is safe and beneficial? If so, please spend 10 minutes applying to join our growing AI Existential Safety Community (current members here).

Membership benefits:

  • Free students & postdocs: Faculty members can receive free funding for their postdocs and graduate students via our Vitalik Buterin Fellowships program.
  • Grants: All members are eligible to apply for hassle-free "minigrants" (typically $1k-$10k) with high funding probability by simply filling out a short web form.
  • Events: Get invited to inspiring conferences and other events involving AI existential safety research.

Purpose: Bolster AI existential safety research by facilitating interactions between existing researchers and encouraging new talent to enter the field. All approved members will be listed on our community website together with their research interests and academic contact information. This will embolden new talent to enter this vibrant and welcoming community, by showcasing interesting research areas and career opportunities.   

Requirements: To apply, simply fill out this short web form summarizing why you're interested in AI existential safety and your research focus. Part of the audience that you're writing this for are applicants for Buterin graduate and postdoctoral Fellowships looking for a faculty mentor to work with. 

You can see who is already part of the community on our website here.

Apply

AI Existential Safety Community


Are you an AI researcher interested in ensuring that AGI, if ever developed, is safe and beneficial? If so, please spend 10 minutes applying to join our growing AI Existential Safety Community (current members here).

Membership benefits:

  • Free students & postdocs: Faculty members can receive free funding for their postdocs and graduate students via our Vitalik Buterin Fellowships program.
  • Grants: All members are eligible to apply for hassle-free "minigrants" (typically $1k-$10k) with high funding probability by simply filling out a short web form.
  • Events: Get invited to inspiring conferences and other events involving AI existential safety research.

Purpose: Bolster AI existential safety research by facilitating interactions between existing researchers and encouraging new talent to enter the field. All approved members will be listed on our community website together with their research interests and academic contact information. This will embolden new talent to enter this vibrant and welcoming community, by showcasing interesting research areas and career opportunities.   

Requirements: To apply, simply fill out this short web form summarizing why you're interested in AI existential safety and your research focus. Part of the audience that you're writing this for are applicants for Buterin graduate and postdoctoral Fellowships looking for a faculty mentor to work with. 

You can see who is already part of the community on our website here.

Apply
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Sep 7 2021 12:00 AM (EDT)