The Distributome project was initiated in 2008 by the UCLA Statistics Online Computational Resource, the UAH Virtual Laboratories in Probability and Statistics, and the OSU Mathematical Biosciences Institute. Since 2010, the Distributome project is funded in part by the National Science Foundation (NSF) grants 1023115, 1022560, and 1022636. The Principal Investigators of the Distributome project are Ivo Dinov (SOCR/UCLA), Dennis Pearl (MBI/OSU), and Kyle Siegrist (VLPS/UAH).