Deadline: 22nd June 2020 | 

Applications are now invited from young and creative social entrepreneurs for the DPrize Challenge 2020. The DPrize supports new entrepreneurs who can distribute proven poverty interventions.

D-Prize supports new entrepreneurs who can distribute proven poverty interventions.

The world has already invented products and services to end poverty. Yet millions of people still don’t have access. Can you design a business or NGO that solves one of the Distribution Challenges below?

The most promising teams will be awarded with up to $20,000 USD to launch a pilot version of your new organization wherever extreme poverty exists.

D-Prize Challenges:
WATER, SANITATION, AND HYGIENE
GIRLS’ EDUCATION
AGRICULTURE
ENERGY
GLOBAL HEALTH
EDUCATION
GOVERNANCE AND INFRASTRUCTURE

Evaluation process:

Round 1
Submit your concept note and resume(s).  We generally receive 1000 submissions a competition.
Round 2
Top 5% of entrepreneurs are invited to submit a full 10 page proposal. You will have  four weeks to draft and submit.
Final Round
Top entrepreneurs interview via phone and email.  The top 1-2% will receive up to $20,000 to launch.
Launch
You will spend the next three months using your talent to start a venture that can grow and help millions of people.

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


Find out more and apply today at the official link below:

OFFICIAL LINK

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Apply before 22nd June, 2020