World Community Grid

What is World Community Grid?

World Community Grid is an award-winning IBM Corporate Social Responsibility initiative which enables anyone with a computer to donate their unused computing power to help researchers find the next breakthrough. Our volunteers’ contributions have led to significant scientific breakthroughs, including identifying new potential treatments for childhood cancer, identifying more efficient solar cell materials, and helping to identify how nanotechnology could filter water more efficiently.

How You Can Help

To start supporting scientific research, simply join World Community Grid by creating an account, selecting the research projects you want to support and installing our software on your device. It's free and in just a few minutes, your device can be supporting critical areas of research!