Community Initiatives
We are a fiscally sponsored project of Community Initiatives, a 501(c)3 non-profit incorporated in the United States.

Software Carpentry
Data Carpentry is a sibling lesson project to Software Carpentry.

In January, 2018, Software Carpentry and Data Carpentrey merged to form The Carpentries.


Current sponsorship for Data Carpentry is through The Carpentries.

Previous sponsorships have been through:

Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation

We are extremely grateful for support for Data Carpentry from the Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation Data-Driven Discovery program, through grant #4855 to Data Carpentry via NumFOCUS, our previous fiscal sponosor. This grant is a part of their efforts to support the Practice of data-driven discovery.

National Science Foundation

Initial efforts on Data Carpentry were funded by the National Science Foundation and the CollabIT efforts across the NSF BIO Centers, as well as by DataONE. The NSF Center BEACON at Michigan State University provided particular support.