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What sort of legal organization is FQXi?
FQXi is a non-profit organization. FQXi is governed by a Board of Directors, and its grantmaking program is facilitated through a Donor Advised Fund.
- What are you doing to minimize overhead costs and maximize the amount of funds going to researchers?
What are you doing to minimize overhead costs, and maximize the amount of funds going to researchers?
FQXi is a "virtual institute," existing almost entirely online, with no building or excessive administrative structure. Where we can, we outsource tasks to other institutions that can do them better and cheaper: for example, our grants are administered by a Donor Advised Fund, so that we do not have to hire a grant manager.