The Scientific Knowledge Graph Foundation is foreseen to become a legal entity. The form of this entity is to be decided by the General Assembly.

The Scientific Knowledge Graph Foundation is composed of representatives of the affiliated institutions working with scholarly communications, graphs, etc, which form the General Assembly. Each of the participating organisations can nominate a representative and up to three deputies, which have no voting right. Each participating organisation has one vote in the General Assembly.

The General Assembly elects a governing Board of Directors, which is composed of five members that represents the Foundation. These directors are elected during the constitutional meeting of the General Assembly.

A Membership fee is foreseen to cover the costs or meetings and personnel. The General Assembly will decide about the amount of these membership fees.