Making Science Fast: Cowen explains how Fast Grants accelerated Covid research

"Every day matters."

Watch's newly-released video Making Science Fast on the impact of Fast Grants for Covid research, featuring interviews with Patrick Collison, Stripe Founder, and Tyler Cowen, Professor of Economics and Director of the Mercatus Center at George Mason University.  

Learn why they started Fast Grants and how the funding of 200 small grants, usually approved within days, enabled the quick-start of innovative research and scientific advances that have moved forward the world's understanding of Covid.  

For more information on Fast Grants and the research projects supported, visit