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Live Challenges (open to applications)
Smart Ageing Prize
The Smart Ageing Prize is seeking solutions that support, empower and inspire older adults to engage in entrepreneurship and contribute their extensive skills.
Prize: 50,000 EUR
Deadline: 26 Feb 2020
CareerTech Challenge Prize
The CareerTech Challenge Prize will provide £1.2 million and tailored packages of expert support for the development of digital solutions which improve career information, advice and guidance
Deadline: 29 Jan 2020 (14:00 GMT)
The Longitude Prize will reward whomever develops a point–of–care diagnostic test that will help conserve antibiotics. The test must be accurate, rapid, affordable and easy to use.
The Longitude Explorer Prize is calling on young people across the UK to develop innovative AI solutions to society’s biggest issues, including living longer, living healthier and living greener.
Deadline: 29 November 2019
Live Challenges (closed to applications)
European Social Innovation Competition
The 2019 Competition is seeking the most innovative projects, products, services, business models and collaborations that tackle plastic waste.
Winners announced: 24 Oct 2019
Tech to Connect Challenge
The aim of the Tech to Connect Challenge is to help develop ideas enabling civil society to combat social isolation using technology.
Winners announced: March 2020
Affordable Credit Challenge
The aim of the Affordable Credit Challenge is to widen people’s access to affordable credit provided by community lenders. To help achieve this, the Challenge is supporting partnerships between community lenders and fintechs.
Winners announced: March 2020
Legal Access Challenge
The £500,000 Legal Access Challenge is looking for innovative digital solutions that will help individuals and SMEs to better understand and resolve their legal problems.
Winners announced: April 2020
Million Cool Roofs Challenge
The Million Cool Roofs Challenge is a $2 million global competition to rapidly scale up the deployment of highly solar-reflective “cool” roofs in developing countries suffering heat stress and lacking widespread access to cooling services.
Winners announced: May 2020
Open Up 2020
Open Up 2020 is a £1.5m prize fund to unlock the power of open banking for UK consumers. It sought products that use open banking to help people better manage their money.
Winners announced: 13 July 2020
Flying High Challenge
Flying High is a collaborative engagement project which aims to position the UK as a global leader in shaping drone systems that place people’s needs first.
This project started in December 2017 and is ongoing
Mobility Unlimited Challenge
The Mobility Unlimited Challenge supports radical improvements in the mobility and independence of people with lower-limb paralysis through smarter assistive technology.