We’re excited to announce that the Thiel Foundation has renewed their financial support of The Seasteading Institute for 2011, pledging up to one million dollars in additional funding!
When the ball drops at midnight tonight, December 31st, it will not only close out the year, but mark the deadline for the Thiel Foundation’s $250,000 matching grant.
Meeting this goal would be a huge accomplishment for the young seasteading movement.
At the recent Breakthrough Philanthropy event organized by Patri Friedman and the Thiel Foundation, Patri gave the opening talk as well as a talk about seasteading.
Introduction by Patri Friedman and Jim O’Neill: