Ethan Alley donations received

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Basic donee information

We do not have any donee information for the donee Ethan Alley in our system.

Donee donation statistics

Cause areaCountMedianMeanMinimum10th percentile 20th percentile 30th percentile 40th percentile 50th percentile 60th percentile 70th percentile 80th percentile 90th percentile Maximum
Overall 1 437,800 437,800 437,800 437,800 437,800 437,800 437,800 437,800 437,800 437,800 437,800 437,800 437,800
Global catastrophic risks 1 437,800 437,800 437,800 437,800 437,800 437,800 437,800 437,800 437,800 437,800 437,800 437,800 437,800

Donation amounts by donor and year for donee Ethan Alley

Donor Total 2019
Open Philanthropy Project (filter this donee) 437,800.00 437,800.00
Total 437,800.00 437,800.00

Full list of donations in reverse chronological order (1 donations)

DonorAmount (current USD)Amount rank (out of 1)Donation dateCause areaURLInfluencerNotes
Open Philanthropy Project437,800.0012019-05Global catastrophic riskshttps://www.openphilanthropy.org/focus/global-catastrophic-risks/scholarship-support-2019Claire Zabel Intended use of funds (category): Living expenses during research project

Intended use of funds: The grant page says the grant is "over four years in scholarship funds support to Ethan Alley to pursue a PhD at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The funding is intended to be used for his tuition, fees, healthcare, and a living stipend during his degree program

Donor reason for selecting the donee: The grant page says the grant "is part of an effort to support value-aligned and qualified early-career researchers interested in global catastrophic risks."

Donor reason for donating that amount (rather than a bigger or smaller amount): The grant page says: "The funding is intended to be used for his tuition, fees, healthcare, and a living stipend during his degree program [over four years]" so the amount is likely determined based on the sum of the costs of these over four years

Donor reason for donating at this time (rather than earlier or later): Likely determined by the start time of the grantee's PhD program
Intended funding timeframe in months: 48

Donor thoughts on making further donations to the donee: The grant page calls the grant "part of an effort to support value-aligned and qualified early-career researchers interested in global catastrophic risks" so it will likely be followed by other similar grants to other researchers Announced: 2019-07-18.