Public goods infrastructure should be free to use, but it's not free to build and maintain.

Your ongoing support is essential to keep OSF and open science moving forward. With every donation, you're helping to open up another data set, supporting another preprint service, accelerating the pace of research, and ensuring science remains open. 

Other ways to contribute.

If you'd prefer another way to make a donation, here are three other options.

Donate Using Paypal

100% of your donation goes to COS when using your Paypal account. Just click the button below and follow the instructions.

Donate via Check

Please complete this form, and send it along with your contribution to: 

The Center for Open Science
210 Ridge McIntire Road, Suite, 500
Charlottesville VA, 22903-5083

Make an Automatic Monthly Gift - Via Bill Pay

You can specify COS as the recipient of a payment on a recurring schedule. Please use the following information during setup:

Center for Open Science, Inc. 
210 Ridge McIntire Road, Suite 500
Charlottesville, VA 22903-5083
Phone: (434) 987-9807

Account:  “General Fund”

COS is a public charity as described in Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code; EIN #46-1496217. Your donation is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. Help us keep science open and make a donation today. If you have questions or would like to support COS using assets or mechanisms outside those mentioned above, please contact Melanie Benjamin, Donor and Funder Relations Lead, via email at or call (434) 987-9807.  

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