The Internet for Development Grant will support the scaling-up of an innovative Internet-based solution to development issues.

Applications areas such as women and girls in IT; diversity and inclusion; access provision; utility services; devices; IoT; IPv6; privacy; democracy enhancement; open data; economic empowerment; poverty alleviation, health and education will be considered by the Selection Committee.

Innovation and a development focus must be an integral part of the project proposal.

Applicants can apply for up to 30,000 AUD based on a project proposal that includes a realistic timeframe and a detailed budget. For 2017, one grant under the Internet for Development category will be allocated.

Key dates for 2017

Applications open 20 June 2017
Applications close 15 September 2017 - Midnight UTC
Selection process September 2017
Due diligence review and contracts October 2017
Announcement of successful application/s November 2017

Before submitting your nomination, please review the Selection Criteria.