Funding agency: 
Omidyar Network

The Future of Data Challenge seeks solutions aimed to reimagine how we think and talk about data, activating a more equitable data economy and responsibly unlocking data’s value for all. The Future of Data Challenge, which will award $1.1 million toward up to 10 transformative solutions that reimagine the data economy and help build a more equitable data future for all.

We’re inviting innovators, activists, designers, researchers, risk-takers, entrepreneurs, cooperatives, trusts, governments, and others, from every corner of the globe, to help identify transformative ideas that drive us toward a fundamentally different data future.

Proposals should focus on one or more of the following solution areas:

  • Activism & Awareness
  • Evidence, Design & Technology
  • Governance & Policy

Participants must register by Thursday, August 25 at 3:00 PM PT and apply by Thursday, September 15 at 3:00 PM PT to be considered. Finalists will be notified in December 2022 and winners will be showcased at a public event in Spring 2023.

[Registration Deadline]

Deadline: 
Thursday, August 25, 2022
Funding type: 
Faculty
Graduate Students
Industry and Innovation
Postdocs