W3C10 Scene

W3C Staff and Members Celebrating W3C10 in Boston

Thank You, W3C Funders

W3C is deeply grateful to the organizations listed below for their current financial support. These grants, external contracts, and other funding outside Member dues support a variety of work at W3C, including Member-approved Activities (including Working Groups), W3C public communications, and W3C internal operations. They also help connect W3C to important communities and developments in emerging technologies and research.

W3C is the leading standards body for Web technology thanks to the support it receives from funders, W3C Members, the W3C Fellows Program, and contributions through the W3C Supporters Program.

Summary of Current W3C Funding Sources Outside Member Dues

This is the list of current W3C funding sources outside Member dues. See below for details of current sources .

If you are participating in an EU Project, please see our documentation on participation in W3C by EU-funded projects.

If your organization wishes to join this list of funders, please contact the W3C Communications Team at w3t-pr@w3.org.

We would also like to thank the individuals who have worked diligently to secure this funding for W3C.

Details About Current Funding Sources

These are details about current W3C funding sources outside Member dues.

Funding name Funding source(s) Managed by Secured by Work supported Starts Ends
A Europe-wide Interoperable Virtual Research Environment to Empower Multidisciplinary Research Communities and Accelerate Innovation and Collaboration (VRE4EIC) European Commission Phil Archer Phil Archer
Oct 2015 Sep 2018
ABCIII Framework Contract with PwC, principally for the ISA Programme (ABCIII) European Commission Phil Archer Phil Archer, Rigo Wenning
Dec 2015 Oct 2016
Big Data Europe (BDE) European Commission Irina Bolychevsky Phil Archer Data Activity, Permissions and Obligations Expression Working Group Jan 2015 Dec 2018
Share-PSI 2.0 (Share-PSI) European Commission Phil Archer Phil Archer
Feb 2014 Jul 2016
W3Conf Developer Conference (W3Conf) W3Conf Developer Conference Doug Schepers Doug Schepers
Nov 2011 open
WAI Sponsors WAI Sponsorship Judy Brewer Judy Brewer WAI Sep 1997 open
WAI-HSS-NIDILRR (WAI-HSS) HHS/NIDILRR Judy Brewer Judy Brewer Accessible Platform Architectures (APA) WG; ARIA WG; Web Content Accessibility Guidelines WG; Education and Outreach WG Oct 2015 Sep 2020
WCAG Technical Assistance Project (WCAG TA) U.S. Access Board Judy Brewer Judy Brewer Web Content Accessibility Guidelines WG; Education and Outreach WG Oct 2015 Dec 2016
WebPlatform Stewards (WebPlatform) WebPlatform Stewards Doug Schepers Doug Schepers
Oct 2012 open