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Applications for Mobile for Good Awards 2016 are now Closed, Watch this space to know the finalists

6 NGOs to receive INR 9 million grant & 1 year mentoring support.

11 winning NGOs and social enterprises to be recognised for their innovations in social space click here for Winner of 2015 Awards

Recognising innovative mobile solutions for driving social change in India

The Mobile for Good Awards aim to recognise, promote and support mobile innovations for driving social change in India. Since 2011, the Vodafone Foundation in collaboration with its key partners has recognised 34 diverse NGOs and enterprises, with funding and mentorship in India. The Awards programme is back for its sixth consecutive year in 2016.

Recognising innovative mobile solutions for driving social change in India

The Mobile for Good Awards aim to recognise, promote and support mobile innovations for driving social change in India. Since 2011, the Vodafone Foundation in collaboration with its key partners has recognised 34 diverse NGOs and enterprises, with funding and mentorship in India. The Awards programme is back for its sixth consecutive year in 2016.

Do you know of a mobile solution that is making a difference in many lives?

The Awards will recognise 11 life changing mobile solutions across 3 Awards categories that are working in the 4 critical areas of education, agriculture & environment, health, and women and inclusive development. 6 NGOs will get access to key funding & mentorship. Apply from 22 July 2016!

Applications Now Closed
Key Dates and Time
22nd July 2016

Online applications to 2016 Mobile for Good Awards Open!

25th September 2016

Applications close!

26th Sep - 12nd Oct 2016

Applications Screening

13th & 14th Oct 2016

Announcement of finalists for the next level of selections

25th October 2016

Mobile for Good Awards 2016 - Grand Jury, New Delhi

Finalists to present in front of Jury

11th November 2016

Mobile for Good Exhibition & Main Awards Event 2016, New Delhi

Announcement of 2016 Award winners takes place here.

Winners 2015

Green Agrevolution

Category: Agriculture & Environment

Project: Green Agrevolution - Enhancing efficiency in agri value chain

Challenge – Bridging gaps for small farmers for them to capitalise on their crop productivity, market pricing and income. To create a one stop solution platform for small and marginal farmers for all their farming needs.

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Hippocampus

Category: Education

Project: Hippocampus Information System

Challenge – To bridge the gap in education at the rural level. Thereby creating learning opportunities for children between the age groups of 3-6 years and enabling power of choice among them.

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sas

Category: Health

Project: SAS Poorna Arogya Program SAS PAP

Challenge – Lack of affordable, inclusive and quality health care services to the rural and urban poor of the country. The systems in hospitals are not available in time for the Executives to file claims.

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himmat

Category: Women empowerment & Inclusive Development

Project: Himmat

The Himmat/Nirbhaya mobile applications send SOS alerts during an emergency. These alerts are transmitted to the police control room with the victim's location, video and audio.

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swasti

Category: Agriculture & Environment

Project: BioAvert I: Biological program of disease aversion for horticulture crops

Challenge – Overcome the difficulties of rural farmers with a cornerstone solution to engage with rural farmers on a day-to-day basis to help them achieve a high quality yield, thereby increasing income.

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akshar

Category: Education

Project: Akshar

Challenge – Reaching out to the non-Marathi speaking children of the Madia tribe, to learn Marathi (the medium of education in Maharashtra), in order to equip them with the basics of the language when they start school.

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Earthwatch Institute

Category: Agriculture & Environment

Project: Apps for Good - Catalyst for Empowering Youths for Environment Conservation

Challenge - Addresses the issue of environment conservation by engaging people in making conservation more logical and participatory with the help of objective science.

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Nirmaan

Category: Education

Project: Vidya Helpline

Challenge – Supporting students in career counseling and providing guidance for the right jobs/careers.

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Needs

Category: Health

Project: Kahani jindagi ki (Stories of Life)

Challenge – Targeting empowerment of low income communities in Health, Child protection and livelihood with a focus on informed sexual choices.

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Child In Need Institute

Category: Women empowerment & Inclusive Development

Project: Gpower - Successful Transition from Childhood to adulthood

Challenge – To address problems of implementation faced by national development programs targeted at the girl child.

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vidiyal

Category: Women empowerment & Inclusive Development

Project: Enhancing sustainable Livelihood of Rural women through mobile based lifelong learning

Challenge – Targeting women empowerment, community health, environment and legal empowerment through promotion of sustainable Community based organisations.

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nic

Category: Government Solutions

Project: Aadhaar enabled Public Distribution System - AePDS. Mobile App Name : SCM FPS Status

NIC is a premier organisation that comes under DIT, Ministry of Communication & Information Technology, Government of India. As per the guidelines of Ministry of Food & civil Supplies, Dept., FCS, Government of Andhra Pradesh

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