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Grant Eligibility Criteria

Events must prioritize​ ​broadening diverse participation in research-driven open​ data science.Events must justify why their proposed event is in the proposed format (in-person, hybrid, virtual).Events must have a code of conduct,...

A Community Fund for Open Data Science

Code for Science & Society 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 focus on improving...

Code of Conduct

Code of Conduct

We expect all awardees to abide by the behavioral standards outlined in Code for Science and Society's code of conduct. In addition, all awardees work with the event fund manager to develop appropriate...

Program Overview

Program Overview

Code for Science & Society (CS&S) is announcing a conference fund to support events that promote inclusion and broaden participation in open data science that drives scholarship. This project is funded...

Governance

Governance

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

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...

Conference Planning Resources

Conference Planning Resources

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