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o9 Digital Tomorrow Grant

o9 Digital Tomorrow Grant

  • Unlocking the power of technology for social good. We are looking for nonprofits passionate about harnessing the power of technology for social good.

About the grant

About the grant

We're excited to introduce the o9 Digital Tomorrow Grant, which is dedicated to driving positive change through technology.

The o9 Digital Tomorrow Grant empowers you to turn innovative ideas into action. We're seeking projects that bridge the digital divide, empowering underserved communities and making technology accessible to all.

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Key benefits

Elevate

Generous funding of $250,000 to bring your tech-driven social impact project to life.

Ideate

Flexibility to tailor the grant to your project’s unique needs and milestones.

Collaborate

Opportunity to engage o9 employees during the project implementation.

Share

Recognition and visibility for your project’s achievements.

Aims of the grant

Aims of the grant

Innovate

Pioneering coding education, providing online resources, or using AI for social impact? This grant can turn your vision into a reality.

Empower

Make a difference by giving back to communities that need it the most.

Make it accessible

Ensure that technology is accessible to all, regardless of their background or location.

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Elevate ideas, inspire action

Read the guidelines and apply now to the o9 Digital Tomorrow Grant. Application deadline: Midnight (CET) on the 31st October, 2023.

Frequently
Asked
Questions

The o9 Grant aims to support initiatives that advance digital literacy and promote technological inclusion for underserved communities. The grant seeks to bridge the digital divide and empower marginalized groups to thrive in the technology-driven world.

Non-profit organizations, community-based organizations and educational institutions committed to promoting digital literacy and technological inclusion in underserved communities are eligible to apply.

Activities eligible for funding include digital literacy training programs, technology access initiatives, technological infrastructure development, digital content creation, projects empowering marginalized groups, digital citizenship programs, technological innovation for social impact, community engagement events, monitoring and evaluation plans, and administrative and overhead costs directly related to the project.

The amount of money that will be awarded for the o9 Digital Tomorrow Grant is $250,000.

The deadline for submitting grant applications is the 31st of October, 2023.

To apply for the grant, submit the required information in the application form from o9 Digital Tomorrow Grant’s website. Fill out the form and submit it along with all required supporting documents before the application deadline.

Yes, o9 has a conflict of interest policy to ensure impartial decision-making during the grant evaluation process. You can read the conflict of interest policy on the o9 Digital Literacy Grant guidelines website. All stakeholders involved in the process are required to disclose potential conflicts of interest.

Grant recipients will be selected through a thorough evaluation process, including expert review based on predefined criteria. Projects that align closely with the grant's purpose, demonstrate potential impact, and are feasible and sustainable will be prioritized.

o9 appreciates all applications, so it will do its best to provide individualized feedback on unsuccessful applications.

Grant funds will be disbursed to successful applicants through a specified payment process. Recipients will receive 50% of the Grant before the 31st of December 2023. There will be two extra payments of 25% each based on milestone completion. These milestones will be agreed between o9 and the grantee during the application process.

The duration of the grant projects may vary depending on the scope and nature of each initiative. It is mandatory to provide a clear timeline and project duration in the application. The project needs to be fully implemented by the end of December 2024.

Yes, applicants can submit multiple project proposals. However, each project will be evaluated on its own merit and potential impact.

Yes, collaborative projects involving partnerships with other organizations are encouraged. Clear details of the partnership arrangement are provided on the o9 Digital Tomorrow Grant’s guidelines website.

If you have any questions or require additional information, please check the FAQs or don't hesitate to reach out to our team at [email protected].