Google AI for the Global Goals 

Type of project:  launching and scaling AI tools that help organizations tackle some of the world’s biggest problems. Google is seeking organizations that use AI to create new, innovative solutions to advance the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). In the past we’ve supported projects that use AI-powered tools to track air quality and pollution, use bioacoustic monitoring to detect immediate deforestation threats, and connect people in transition to education and job opportunities.

Location: Worldwide excluding the countries listed below.

Eligibility: any not-for-profit charity, other not-for-profit organization, public or private academic or research institution, or for-profit social enterprise company with a project that has an explicit charitable purpose may apply. Your organization must have a registered office in your country of residence. Organizations located in Crimea, Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Russia, the so-called Donetsk People’s Republic (DNR) and Luhansk People’s Republic (LNR), or Syria and projects in those countries are not eligible to apply. individuals without organizational affiliation are ineligible.

Grant size: Historically, funding amounts have ranged from $500k – $2M, with the median at $1.3M.

Closing date:  17 March