AI for Good
Creating a Planetary Computer
We are building a global environmental network, empowering organizations and individuals working to advance sustainability. Together, we’re solving some of today’s toughest environmental challenges.
AI for Earth grants
AI for Earth awards grants to support projects that change the way people and organizations monitor, model, and protect natural systems.
Supporting the response to COVID-19
Given the urgent focus around the world, we are mobilizing our AI for Health initiative to help those on the front lines of research of COVID-19.
Unlocking innovations to address tough issues
AI for Health is a program focused on gathering and sharing data to speed up innovation and address difficult health issues. We seek to empower researchers around the world to have a greater impact on the people who need it most.
Discover programs making a difference
Learn how our grantees are using AI powered technology to make the world more inclusive and accessible.
A new way of seeing
Seeing AI is a research project utilizing AI technology to help the low vision community better see the world around them.
Supporting solutions for vulnerable communities and people
We offer grants, expertise, and technology access to the humanitarian organizations and nonprofits that are working to solve global challenges with innovative AI.
AI-powered mapping for humanitarian response
We partnered with Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team (HOT) to improve the mapping of areas vulnerable to natural disaster and poverty, enabling communities to respond more quickly and effectively after disasters.
Preserving culture, language, and history
We support organizations through partnership and investments in AI technology and resources. Together, we seek ways to support the preservation and enrichment of cultural heritage around the world.
AI is helping to revitalize languages
Working with the government of Nunavut, Microsoft is helping to preserve Inuktitut, an Inuit language spoken by 40,000 in Nunavut, Canada.