Yellow Inaugural three month program for Storytellers

What is Yellow? Snap Inc. Presents: Yellow. Yellow is excited about the future of storytelling and the creators who will push the artistic boundaries of what's possible with mobile content. Yellow will help you shorten the time it takes to turn your brilliant idea into reality. Each year Yellow will choose a small group of …

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RIPE NCC Community Projects Fund

Deadline: 29 June, 2018. The RIPE NCC has supported a range of projects and innovative ideas over its 25-year history, and we are now formalising these efforts through the RIPE NCC Community Projects Fund. We know there's no shortage of brilliant minds in the Internet technical community working on groundbreaking projects, but securing funding to …

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Call for applications: The Sixth African School on Internet Governance 2018

Deadline: 16 June, 2018 Are you a current or potential leader in internet governance forums and debates in Africa? Do you want to deepen your understanding of the “multistakeholder” approach to internet-related policy making? Whether you are a policy maker, a researcher, a regulator, an engineer, a journalist, an entrepreneur or a gender equality and …

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APT Grants 2018: Supporting Pluggable Transports

Deadline: June 15, 2018 Internews seeks to promote improved anti-censorship capabilities with a small grants fund to support both pluggable transport developers and circumvention tool/secure communication app developers who may find their systems blocked. The following activities are eligible for funding: Implementation of new transports (transports must conform to the 2.x spec and provide a self-assessment based …

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NLnet 2018: Open call for Funding

Deadline: 1 August, 2018. NLnet foundation is an independent organisation whose means come from donations and legacies. Its initial capital was gathered in 1997 by the sale of the first Dutch Internet Service Provider. Its private capital ensures an absolute independent position. The articles of association for the NLnet foundation state: "to promote the exchange …

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Ford Foundation: Digital Infrastructure Research RFP 2018

Deadline: 14 June, 2018. Everything in our modern society, from hospitals to banks to social media platforms, runs on software. Nearly all of this software is built on “digital infrastructure,” a foundation of free and public code that is designed to solve common challenges. The benefits of digital infrastructure are numerous: it can reduce the …

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OTF: Community Lab

The Community Lab provides services that empower the community to become stronger and vibrant by focusing on cultivating deeper trust relationships, improving knowledge share and collaboration, and supporting and diversifying the next generation of leaders. Goals of the Community Lab: Building Community Networks By its nature, the Internet Freedom community is global and cross-cultural. They help …

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OTF Internet Freedom Fund

Deadline: 1 July, 2018. The Internet Freedom Fund is OTF's primary way to support projects and people working on open and accessible technology-centric projects that promote human rights, internet freedom, open societies, and help advance inclusive and safe access to global communications networks for at-risk users including journalists, human rights defenders, civil society activists, and …

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OTF Award: Rapid Response Fund

Deadline: Application is on-going The Rapid Response Fund aims to facilitate the digital emergency response community to resolve threats in a timely and comprehensive manner for individuals, communities, and organizations whose free expression has recently been repressed. To resolve digital emergencies, OTF offers both direct financial support as well as technical services from trusted partners …

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OTF Core Infrastructure Fund

Deadline: 1 July, 2018. The Core Infrastructure Fund supports the ‘building block’ technologies, infrastructures, and communities relied upon by digital security and circumvention tools strengthening internet freedom, digital security, and the overall health of the internet. Ideal applications for this fund focus on supporting: Key developers or organizers so they can work full time on crucial …

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