Blue screen, red text GIF reads: We provide grant funding between £100,000 and £250,000
Blue screen, red text GIF reads: We provide grant funding between £100,000 and £250,000
GSMA Innovation Fund for Assistive Tech is open for applications now.

On 7th September, the GSMA Innovation Fund for Assistive Tech launched thanks to our partners and donor, the UK Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO). The GSMA will be one of the few programmes providing both mentorship and grant funding of GBP 100,000 to GBP 250,000 (read more about other opportunities here).

To be eligible innovators must be tackling one of the GSMA’s 5 primary barriers to digital inclusion for persons with disabilities. Here’s a bit more information about the barriers and what they mean:

1. Access

Access — increasing accessibility and usability of handsets and mobile services for persons with disabilities.

Simple everyday tasks can be painfully time-consuming or impossible when services aren’t accessible. …

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Digital Innovation. Humanitarian Optimist. Advocate for Inclusion and Adventure Nomad.

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