Funders & Sponsors

GA4GH core funders and sponsors enable our work and allow us to convene the international genomic data sharing community.

Host Institutions

Host Institutions provide services and administrative support (e.g. space, grants management, and human resources) on behalf of GA4GH.

Broad Institute
The Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard has been a host institution of the GA4GH since its inception.
The Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR), funded by the Ontario Ministry of Research, Innovation and Science, has been a host institution of the GA4GH since 2013.
Sanger Institute
The Wellcome Sanger Institute (WSI) has been a host institution and core funder of the GA4GH since 2014.

Core Funders

Can share
The Canadian International Data Sharing Initiative (Can-SHARE) network provides financial support GA4GH (fund #141210) through multiple funding Organizations, including:

  • Genome Canada
  • Canadian Institutes of Health Research
  • Génome Québec
  • Genome British Columbia
  • Ontario Ministry of Research, Innovation, and Science
The National Institutes of Health (NIH), fund GA4GH through the following initiatives and institutes:

  • Big Data to Knowledge (BD2K) Initiative
  • National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
  • National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
  • National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Wellcome has been a core funder of the GA4GH since 2014.

2018 Funding Partners

6th Plenary Local Partners & Co-Hosts

SIB Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics


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