The UNICEF Innovation Fund is looking to make up to $100K equity-free investments (in USD and/or cryptocurrency) to provide early stage (seed) financing and mentoring to for-profit technology startups that have the potential to benefit humanity.
Applicants have the opportunity to receive a portion of funding in cryptocurrency (bitcoin or ether) through the recently launched CryptoFund. Given the current global climate and a dramatic shift to a digital world as a result of COVID-19, open-source solutions that address critical needs for society are as important as ever.
UNICEF is looking for:
UNICEF is currently looking to invest in companies developing blockchain-based software solutions. Examples of areas of interest include, but are not limited to:
Finance: Financing enables individual people to participate in and contribute to various ecosystems.
They are seeking solutions that :
Connect: Around the world, groups work together to deliver services. Increased transparency and accountability in these processes lead to better results.
They are seeking solutions that:
Empower: UNICEF supports the creation of open source software to ultimately enable communities with new tools.
They are interested in solutions that empower local communities to engage with systems in new ways, such as those that:
They are interested in companies that use distributed ledger tech in new, groundbreaking, ways that are scalable, and globally applicable. If you are aligned with their general criteria, they want to hear from you.
Apply by 26th July.
For more information and application details, see; UNICEF Innovation Fund for Profit Technology Startups
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