SOOS is an initiative of the Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research (SCOR) and the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)
The SOOS International Project Office is hosted by the Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies (IMAS), and the Australian Research Council's Antarctic Gateway Partnership at the University of Tasmania, Australia.
SOOS is sponsored by international institutes and organisations, who provide various levels of support for SOOS activities and products:
SOOS is also endorsed by a number of international organisations:
For more information on sponsorship or how to support SOOS please contact the Executive Officer (newman [at ] soos.aq).