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South Africa Pitching Competition #Tech4CitizenVoice

Event | August 31, 2015

This month, Making All Voices Count's latest Pitching Event ‪#‎Tech4CitizenVoice‬  launches in South Africa.

Applicants can win up to £40,000 to support their innovative approach to improve citizen-government relations.

The themes for the Event are:

'Safe Spaces' - finding innovations to help ordinary people feel safe to voice concerns and criticisms to government actors; and

'Local Action' - building and supporting community action to improve government service delivery, from better education and health, to more jobs and safer roads.

Picture taken at Making All Voices Count Pitching Event #IncYOUBateIT

Picture taken at Making All Voices Count Pitching Event #IncYOUBateIT


Up to 10 finalist ideas will be selected to pitch before a jury, and the best three will receive incubation for up to six months. Incubation will support the winners to take their project from idea to reality, and move towards a grant of up to £40,000.

> Learn more or submit your idea here.

Key Dates: 

- Applications open on 20 July and close on 19 August 2015 23:59 GMT;
- Finalists announced on 21 August 2015;
- Pitching session and announcement of winners on 31 August 2015.

Previous Pitching Events: 

See what teams at #Tech4gov Pakistan#EdTech and #IncYOUbateIt have been pitching over the last year.