Deadline: August 20, 2014
Mobile for Good Awards is a flagship initiative of the Vodafone Foundation in partnership with Digital Empowerment Forum (DEF).With the vision to recognize innovative mobile solutions driving change in India, the Vodafone Foundation is calling for applications from NGOs/Nonprofit organizations who are working in the domain of Mobile phone for social good.
Nominations are invited in 2 major categories and 5 subcategories. The main award category focuses on recognizing projects/initiatives by NGOs and NFPs while the Special Awards Category focuses on recognizing ideas/concepts by NGOs/NFPs/For profit Organizations and Individuals.
The 5 sub categories awards in 2 major categories are:-
- Agriculture and Environment
- Women Empowerment and Inclusive Development
Funding of INR 6,000,000 is available for winners in the main award category. Five best solutions under the main category awards would receive INR 1,200,000 each. Main category winners will also receive structured mentoring from credible institutions, etc to help upscale and build greater capacity of their projects. Special category winners will be provided with a certificate and an opportunity to present their ideas to relevant people who work in the sector of mobile apps for social good.