Google is issuing an open call to organizations around the world to submit their ideas for how they could use AI to help address societal challenges. Selected organizations will receive support from Google’s AI experts as well as grant funding from a 25 Million USD pool.
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Google.org is the charitable arm of Google. So far the organization has committed roughly US$100 million in investments and grants to nonprofits annually. Right now they’re looking for projects across a range of social impact domains and levels of technical expertise, from organizations that are experienced in AI to those with an idea for how they could be putting their data to better use.
Google is committing resources and $25 million to address societal challenges.
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