The Center for Open Science is a non-profit funded through a number of grants and donations. We thank and appreciate our sponsors and partners.

Laura and John Arnold Foundation
$6,132,703

The Laura and John Arnold Foundation supports the Center for Open Science and its efforts to foster open, reliable, and rigorous scientific research.


Alfred P. Sloan Foundation and the Institute of Museum and Library Services
$660,951

The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation and the Institute of Museum and Library Services awarded COS a subcontract to partner with the Association of Research Libraries to build the SHARE notification system, which will use the OSF to provide notice that research is available to the public.


John Templeton Foundation
$379,774

The John Templeton Foundation awarded COS a grant to increase scientific openness and integrity and to dramatically expand the features and connectivity of the OSF.


National Institutes of Health
$235,728

The National Institute on Aging awarded COS a grant to focus on adoption of practices and incentives for the aging community.


National Science Foundation
$230,438

The National Science Foundation awarded subcontracts via the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT and the LookIt project to colloborate on an open-source environment for running developmental studies online, subcontracts via the University of California - Riverside for the International Situations Project and the iREDS project, and a subcontract via Whitman College for the Improving Inference in Evolutionary Biology and Ecology workshop.


Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
$129,171

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency awarded COS a cooperative agreement to serve as the Testing and Evaluation performer in the Next Generation of Social Science (NGS2) program. COS will use the Open Science Framework (OSF), its flagship web application, to assist other program researchers to collect, support, and share their data among collaborators and, as appropriate, with the broader research community. OSF will support researchers managing their experimental work flow, pre-registering their experimental design, and archiving their research data and outcomes.


The Swedish Foundation for Humanities and Social Sciences
$67,000

The Swedish Foundation for Humanities and Social Sciences awarded COS a subcontract via the Stockholm School of Economics for "The Reproducibility of Social Science" project.


Quantitative Investment Management Fund
$2,500
The Quantitative Investment Management Fund made an unrestricted donation to support COS initiatives.

#barbarplot Campaign
$300

The #barbarplots Campaign made an unrestricted donation to support COS initiatives.


In-Kind Donations

These organizations helped us out by providing in-kind donations of goods and services.

ATCC

Reagents for Reproducibility Project: Cancer Biology


Google

Keen
Non-profit discount for Keen


Runscope
Monthly credit for use of API


Salesforce
Non-profit discount for desk.com through the Salesforce.com Foundation's Power of Us program


Tenable

Spanning
Non-profit discount on "Backup For Google Apps"


Sigma-Aldrich
Reagents for Reproducibility Project: Cancer Biology


Flowdock
Free access to their team chat and collaboration application


Dreamhost

Atlassian

Free services for non-profits


Buffer

Discount for social media scheduling services



Mailchimp
Discount for email list subscription services


Jetbrains

Professional editions of PyCharm and Webstorm via their open source license


Github

Bronze Plan via GitHub for Good


Ghost Inspector

Discount for automated testing services.


Rackspace

Monthly credit for cloud services



Laura and John Arnold Foundation
$1,873,812

The Laura and John Arnold Foundation supports the Center for Open Science and its efforts to foster open, reliable, and rigorous scientific research.


John Templeton Foundation
$759,548

The John Templeton Foundation awarded COS a grant to increase scientific openness and integrity and to dramatically expand the features and connectivity of the OSF.


Alfred P. Sloan Foundation and the Institute of Museum and Library Services
$386,233

The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation and the Institute of Museum and Library Services awarded COS a subcontract to partner with the Association of Research Libraries to build the SHARE notification system, which will use the OSF to provide notice that research is available to the public.


National Institutes of Health
$244,489

The National Institute on Aging awarded COS a grant to focus on adoption of practices and incentives for the aging community, and the National Institute on Mental Health awarded a subcontract via Prometheus Researchto collaborate on the integration of the OSF and the Research Exchange Database to create a library of Electronic Data Capture (EDC) instruments.


National Science Foundation
$133,456

The National Science Foundation awarded subcontracts via the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT and the LookIt project to colloborate on an open-source environment for running developmental studies online, and from Whitman College to collaborate on a two-day meeting at COS for development of editorial and funding policies to improve inference in evolutionary biology and ecology. 


In-Kind Donations

These organizations helped us out by providing in-kind donations of goods and services.

Salesforce
Non-profit discount for desk.com through the Salesforce.com Foundation's Power of Us program


Spanning
Non-profit discount on "Backup For Google Apps"


Mailchimp

Discount for email list subscription services

ATCC

Reagents for Reproducibility Project: Cancer Biology


Flowdock
Free access to their team chat and collaboration application


Dreamhost

Buffer
Discount for social media scheduling services



Tean Gantt
Expansion of plan to accommodate more team members


Google

Jetbrains

Professional editions of PyCharm and Webstorm via their open source license


Sigma-Aldrich
Reagents for Reproducibility Project: Cancer Biology


Runscope
Monthly credit for use of API


Rackspace

Monthly credit for cloud services


Laura and John Arnold Foundation
$2,262,712

The Laura and John Arnold Foundation supports the Center for Open Science and its efforts to foster open, reliable, and rigorous scientific research.


John Templeton Foundation
$759,549

The John Templeton Foundation awarded COS a grant to increase scientific openness and integrity and to dramatically expand the features and connectivity of the OSF.


Alfred P. Sloan Foundation and the Institute of Museum and Library Services
$168,600

The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation awarded COS a grant to connect the OSF with tools created by other open source and open science service providers. The funds will support data management planning, pre-registration of research designs, data archiving, data analysis, and journal management.


Science Exchange
$35,000
Science Exchange gave funds to support the Reproducibility Project: Cancer Biology.


Psi Chi
$12,000
The Psi Chi International Honor Society in Psychology gave funds to support student participation in the Collaborative Replication and Education Project.


In-Kind Donations

These organizations helped us out by providing in-kind donations of goods and services.

Rackspace

Monthly credit for cloud services


Sigma-Aldrich
Reagents for Reproducibility Project: Cancer Biology


ATCC

Reagents for Reproducibility Project: Cancer Biology


Buffer
Discount for social media scheduling services



Dreamhost

Flowdock
Free access to their team chat and collaboration application


Tean Gantt
Expansion of plan to accommodate more team members


Google

Salesforce

Jetbrains

Professional editions of PyCharm and Webstorm via their open source license


Laura and John Arnold Foundation
$2,532,767

The Laura and John Arnold Foundation supports the Center for Open Science and its efforts to foster open, reliable, and rigorous scientific research.


Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
$660,953

The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation awarded COS a grant to connect the OSF with tools created by other open source and open science service providers. The funds will support data management planning, pre-registration of research designs, data archiving, data analysis, and journal management.


In-Kind Donations

These organizations helped us out by providing in-kind donations of goods and services.

Jetbrains

Professional editions of PyCharm and Webstorm via their open source license



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