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 CommissionPhil ArcherPhil ArcherOct 2015Sep 2018
ABCIII Framework Contract with PwC, principally for the ISA Programme (ABCIII)European CommissionPhil ArcherPhil Archer, Rigo WenningDec 2015Oct 2016
Big Data Europe (BDE)European CommissionIrina BolychevskyPhil ArcherData Activity, Permissions and Obligations Expression Working GroupJan 2015Dec 2018
Create-IOT (Cross fertilsation through alignment, synchronisation and exchanges for IoT)European CommissionDave RaggettPhilipp Hoschka, Dave RaggettUbiquitous Web ApplicationsJan 2017Dec 2019
W3Conf Developer Conference (W3Conf)W3Conf Developer ConferenceDoug SchepersDoug SchepersNov 2011open
WAI SponsorsWAI SponsorshipJudy BrewerJudy BrewerWAISep 1997open
WAI-HSS-NIDILRR (WAI-HSS)HHS/NIDILRRJudy BrewerJudy BrewerAccessible Platform Architectures Working Group, Accessible Rich Internet Applications Working Group, Web Content Accessibility Guidelines Working Group, Education and Outreach Working GroupOct 2015Sep 2020
WCAG TA Project (WCAG TA)U.S. Access BoardJudy BrewerJudy BrewerWeb Content Accessibility Guidelines Working Group, Education and Outreach Working GroupJun 2015May 2020
WebPlatform Stewards (WebPlatform)WebPlatform StewardsDoug SchepersDoug SchepersOct 2012open