Deadline:

 6 February 2020

Location:

Online/ Germany

(Fully Funded)

Description

The MENA Innovation Challenge by #DAN

Digital Arabia Network (DAN) is looking for NGOs, Startups, Entrepreneurs, Intrapreneurs, Social Change Makers, Social Enterprises, and Researchers that have working & operating tech-enabled solutions to challenges related to the following themes: Arts & Culture, Business & the Future of Work, Civic Participation, Online Media & Journalism, Gender Equality & Inclusion, EdTech, HealthTech, and AgriTech.

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Digital Arabia Network (DAN) is a network of the digital community in the Arab World representing & connecting more than 1600 digital actors across four spheres: arts and culture, business and innovation, media and journalism, civic participation. It has a regional focus on North Africa and the Levante: Algeria, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, and Tunisia. DAN works on connecting digital minds, creative individuals, inspiring initiatives and projects, strong businesses and active NGOs in the Arab Region. In our continuous efforts to both help push digitalization strategies in MENA region and connect/empower digital actors in the Arab world, we are aiming to bring more aspiring tech actors to our community, to empower them to advance their projects and change the digital scene in their countries.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Arts & Culture
  • Business & the Future of Work
  • Civic Participation
  • Online Media & Journalism
  • Gender Equality & Inclusion
  • EdTech
  • HealthTech
  • AgriTech

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

EGYPT, JORDAN, LEBANON, TUNISIA, ALGERIA, MOROCCO, SUDAN.

Program Period

Deadline for Submit ion: 6 February 2020

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • You should have working & operating tech-enabled solutions to challenges related to the following themes: Arts & Culture, Business & the Future of Work, Civic Participation, Online Media & Journalism, Gender Equality & Inclusion, EdTech, HealthTech, and AgriTech
  • The technologies used for the solutions should be related to the following: AI, Big Data, Web/Mobile Apps, IoT, Blockchain, Robotics, Networks, Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, and Smart objects.
  • You should be a national of one of the eligible countries.

Opportunity Cost

(Fully Funded)

  • The top 3 projects will win a fully-funded trip to Berlin, Germany to attend a conference where they showcase their projects to experts, donors, mentors, and potential business partners.
  • Connect with the tech community in Berlin who will be coming together to empower, guide, and leverage their projects.

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This Scholarship Published by:
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