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A Community Fund for Open Data Science

Code for Science & Society (CS&S) works to advance the power of data to improve the social and economic lives of all people through education, scientific research, and technology development. We...

Guidelines for Community Participation

Guidelines for Community Participation

We want to create and in turn help others to facilitate safe, professional spaces for people to learn from each other. Towards that goal, we expect all awardees to follow guidelines for ethical...

Event Fund Grantees

Event Fund Grantees

Since its inception, over 350,000 USD has been awarded to two cohorts of grantees representing 24 organizing teams hailing from 21 countries across five continents. The median size of grants received has...

Governance

Governance

The fund is managed by CS&S employee, Dr. Angela Okune (Event Fund Manager). Its development and management are overseen by an advisory committee. Current Advisory Committee Members: Stefanie Butland, M.Sc....

Request for Proposals

Request for Proposals

We aim to improve access to open data science practices and tools and support communities in open data science to grow sustainably and inclusively....

Our Process

Our Process

In alignment with our goal to create a transparent process for funding conferences and events, we're providing a behind-the-scenes view of our process of developing the conference fund. We hope that this will...

Grant Eligibility Criteria

Events must prioritize​ ​broadening diverse participation in research-driven open​ data science.Events should justify why their proposed event is in the proposed format (in-person, hybrid, virtual).Events should have documented guidelines for community...

Event Planning Resources

Event Planning Resources

To promote best practices in event planning, we have compiled the following resources on event planning. These are by no means exhaustive, but provide valuable insight and expertise on planning inclusive in-person and...