The funding for the project is from the National Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. NLM in turn was supported by member institutions of NIH (see sponsors).
The goals for the project include the following:
- Support the Visible Human Project.
- Establish a foundation for future research.
- Create a repository of fundamental algorithms.
- Develop a platform for advanced product development.
- Support commercial application of the technology.
- Create conventions for future work.
- Grow a self-sustaining community of software users and developers.
The source code of the Insight Toolkit is distributed under a BSD License (as approved by the Open Source Initiative)
The philosophy of Open Source of the Insight Toolkit was extended to support Open Science, in particular by providing Open Access to publications in the domain of Medical Image Processing. These publications are made freely available through the Insight Journal
Other articles related to "funding":
... Committee, a predecessor of the present Higher Education Funding Councils ... The purpose of the exercise was to determine the allocation of funding to UK Universities at a time of tight budgetary restrictions ... The research funding allocated to Universities (called "quality-related" funding) depended on the quality ratings of the subject areas ...
... program provided districts with hundreds of thousands of extra state funding to buy laptop computers for each core curriculum high school class (English, Science ... Pleasant Valley School District was denied funding in 2006-07 ... district received $31,989 in 2008-09 for a total funding of $127,579 ...
... Department for Culture, Media and Sport UK Trade and Investment The funding from these departments was pooled, and then allocated to the different RDAs ... The total funding known as the 'Single Pot' was as below ...
... The group proposes to raise the majority of the funding via a loan backed by small tolls, of the order of NZ$1 for regular users ... NZTA noted that it would be considering the proposal, should funding be able to be secured by the campaigners ... the newest proposal, noting that a toll-based funding model and the partially enclosed weather-protected design of the $23 million proposal by Hopper Developments would ...
... In addition to the funding provided by the city and the state, the library is supported by the Friends of the Virginia Beach Public Library ... The Friends provide approximately $100,000 of annual funding for library programs ... with assets of over $1 million, also supports the Library by funding large initiatives such as Ready to Learn and the International Language Collection ...