OpenStreetMap US

The OSM US community at SotM US 2023. Photo by Parker Michels-Boyce.

Become a member of OpenStreetMap US!

OpenStreetMap US thrives because of our members! We strive to serve a growing number of citizens who engage with their world through OpenStreetMap. When you become a OpenStreetMap US member, you are supporting an engaging community of like-minded mappers across the country who believe open-source data enriches the world.

We offer both individual and organizational memberships, creating more ways to support and connect with the OpenStreetMap US community.

Already a member? Access the Member Portal here

Individual Membership

REGULAR: Vote for the OpenStreetMap US board and receive a 20% discount to paid events, including the State of the Map US conference as well as an invite to OSM US Member Town Halls.

ACADEMIC: Vote for the OSMUS board, are eligible for special academic rates for events, and will receive invitations to town halls, networking events, and early notice of scholarships. This tier is limited to students and educators.

SUPPORTING: Vote for the OpenStreetMap US board and receive a 25% discount to paid events, including the State of the Map US conference as well as an invite to OSM US Member Town Halls.

PROFESSIONAL: This new tier is for members interested in more active engagement with the OSM network. Professional members enjoy all supporting member benefits PLUS invitations to exclusive networking and virtual Brown Bag events with OSM US organizational members.

DONOR: As a donor member, you will be recognized with a special thank you on our website. Donor members are able to vote for the OSM US board, receive a 30% discount to State of the Map US, and invitations to Member Town Halls, Networking & Brown Bag events.

Thank you to our Donor Members

David Salmon, Desiree Petrie, DLM, Eddie Pickle, Ian Dees, Jacob Zelek, Jeffrey Meyer, Julie Evans, Minh Nguyễn, Monty VanderBilt, Robert Harrison, Sam Handler, Samuel Ley, Seth Fitzsimmons, Stephen Hinton, Torsten Heycke, Walker KB

Organizational Membership

Non-voting, organizational memberships are available for companies, educational institutions, nonprofits and government agencies seeking an avenue to effectively give back and support the growth of our community.

Organizational memberships start at $1,000 and offer a wide range of benefits by tier including:

  • Working Group participation - Invitation to participate in OSM US-led Working Groups
  • Logo Placement - Your organization will be highlighted on our website, newsletter, & social media and you’ll be featured in a blog post announcing your membership.
  • OSM US Membership Logo - Show off your membership with a an OSM US member icon for your website and other assets.
  • Add A Conference Sponsorship - Combine your membership with any tier-level sponsorship to one or both of our annual conferences, including State of the Map US, for greater outreach and savings of up to 25% off regular sponsorship pricing.

For more details, see our Organizational Membership Guide. Reach out to to start the conversation—we’d love to hear from you!

Thank you to our Organizational Members

Strategic Level

  • Meta logo
  • USDOT Bureau of Transportation Statistics logo
Associate Level
  • Senzing logo
Supporter Level
  • Development Seed logo
  • Mapbox logo
  • AllTrails logo
  • Locana logo
Community Level
  • Kendall County, Illinois, logo

Announcing our first Community Organizational Member: Kendall County, IL

Apr 30, 2024 · OpenStreetMap US Staff

The OpenStreetMap US team is excited to announce our first community organizational member: Illinois Kendall County Department of GIS. Welcome Kendall County! “At Kendall County, we use and contribute to OpenStreetMap pretty...

Let us celebrate YOU! Honoring our Volunteers with the Presidential Volunteer Service Award

Dec 5, 2023 · OpenStreetMap US Staff

For the entirety of the nearly two decades that OpenStreetMap has operated and changed the availability of global geospatial data, the project has relied on the dedication and innovation of volunteers around...

Celebrating two firsts: our member brown bag event and Associate Member, Senzing

Oct 26, 2023 · OpenStreetMap US Staff

We are delighted to share that Senzing has joined forces with the OpenStreetMap US as our first associate organizational member. Senzing is a leading provider of advanced, real‐time entity resolution software. The...

Celebrating National Public Lands Day

Sep 22, 2023 · OpenStreetMap US Staff

September 23, 2023 marks the 30th anniversary of National Public Lands Day. Organized by the National Environmental Education Foundation, National Public Lands Day seeks to connect people with their environment and encourage...

Announcing our first Strategic Organizational Member: the Bureau of Transportation Statistics

Aug 1, 2023 · OpenStreetMap US Staff

The OpenStreetMap US team is pleased to announce that the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) has joined as our first Strategic organizational member and our first member representing...