D-Prize: Inviting applications for ‘fund’ to new entrepreneurs who increase access to proven poverty interventions.

Funding brief: D-Prize funds new entrepreneurs who increase access to proven poverty interventions.The world has already invented ways to end poverty, yet the best interventions are not being distributed at mass-scale. Can you design a business or NGO that solves one of the Distribution Challenges below?

D-Prize Challenges:
● Girls’ education
● Agriculture
● Energy
● Global health
● Education
● Governance and infrastructure
● Custom

● The D-Prize judging panel is composed of individuals with professional experience distributing life-changing technologies in the developing world.
● Contestants are evaluated based on:
 Passion and potential for candidate’s success, as evident by their academic and professional background, relevant skills, and quick leadership trajectory.
 Focus on distribution. Proposals must focus on distributing a proven poverty solution that needs greater access in the developing world.
 Potential for scale, based on the organizational model proposed in the concept note and the entrepreneur’s desire to commit and grow.

Register for an extension

Donor Name: D-Prize
Funding name: No specific fund name

● Early Submission Deadline: October 14th, 2018 at midnight PT (Pacific Time)
● Regular Submission Deadline: November 4th, 2018 at midnight PT (Pacific Time)
● Extension Deadline (limited to 400 people who register): November 25th, 2018 at midnight PT (Pacific Time)

Funding details link: Click to view

Funding limit: If selected we will award you up to $20,000 to launch a pilot in any region where extreme poverty exists.

Special Notes: Please contact with the donor directly for further clarification and understanding.

Project start date: Not found
Project duration: Not found

Eligible organization: As below

● D-Prize is for aspiring entrepreneurs from anywhere in the world, of any age, and any background.
● They will consider funding existing organizations only if: you are piloting a new distribution-focused initiative, and you need high risk capital.

Eligible Country: No country bar found (Open to all regions)

Submission mail: Not found

Other important link:
● Apply: Click to view
● Guideline: Click to view
● About: Click to view

How to apply: Prepare your concept note and resume(s), and clearly name your files. Concept notes and resumes can be separate documents. Files must be PDF and are limited to a size of 4MB each.
● Input your contact details and upload your documents to www.d-prize.org/submit

● Resumes / CVs: Please include a resume for each person on your team, limited to one page per person. Resumes should highlight the most relevant past leadership roles and accomplishments.

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