by Gina Helfrich

​NumFOCUS is pleased to announce that sponsored project rOpenSci has received a grant of nearly $2.9 million over three years from The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust. The grant, which was awarded through the Trust’s Biomedical Research Infrastructure Program, will be used to expand rOpenSci’s mission of developing tools and community around open data and reproducible research practices. Read the full announcement here.

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