Funding & Partners

Data & Society is an independent, nonprofit 501(c)(3) research institute. Its creation was supported by a generous gift from Microsoft.

We are thankful for the general, project, in-kind, and event support we’ve received from a range of entities, including:
    • Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
    • American Civil Liberties Union
    • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
    • Brooklyn Public Library
    • Center for Democracy & Technology
    • Center for Media Justice
    • Center for Policing Equity
    • Craig Newmark Philanthropic Fund
    • Digital Trust Foundation
    • Ford Foundation
    • Institute of Museum and Library Services
    • International Data Responsibility Group
    • John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
    • John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
    • Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights
    • Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer
    • Media Democracy Fund
    • Metropolitan New York Library Council
    • Microsoft Research
    • National Science Foundation
    • New America
    • New America’s Open Technology Institute
    • New York Times
    • New York University’s Information Law Institute
    • New York University’s Interactive Telecommunications Program
    • NYC Media Lab
    • Omidyar Network
    • Open Society Foundations
    • Police Executive Research Forum
    • Responsible Data Forum
    • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
    • Samsung Accelerator
    • Sara & Evan Williams Foundation
    • Siegel Family Endowment
    • the engine room
    • UN Global Pulse
    • UNICEF
    • Union Square Ventures
    • United Hospital Fund
    • Upturn
    • White House Office of Science & Technology Policy

We are truly grateful for the support that we have received to help make this organization and our work possible. If you are interested in supporting our efforts or collaborating with us, please be in touch.