EOSC Association

EOSC Association

Initiative leader: EOSC Association

Duration: 29/07/2020 – Not determined


The EOSC Association works to advance Open Science in the service of creating new knowledge, inspiring education, spurring innovation and promoting accessibility and transparency.

The EOSC Association is the legal entity established to govern the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC). It was formed on 29 July 2020 with four founding members, and has since grown to 250 Members and Observers.

The Association membership is jointly responsible for delivering the objectives agreed in the Memorandum of Understanding signed by the European Union and EOSC Association to form the official Partnership.

ECRIN's Role in EOSC Association

ECRIN joined the EOSC Association as an Observer in May 2024.