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April 30, 2013

School Location

Various Locations, United States

  • D-Prize offices are headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

About the Award

  • D-Prize is a competition that joins international development with social entrepreneurship. We believe that the world has already discovered cheap, effective ways to eradicate poverty at the base of the pyramid – today’s problem is lack of distribution of those proven solutions.


  • We posted several new challenges on March 25. We are offering up to $20,000 in seed capital to at least five different social entrepreneurs who want to solve a challenge and better distribute proven technologies in the developing world.
  • The seed capital will be used to fund a three-month pilot of your venture in the developing world.

Award Amount


Application Instructions

  • Explore the challenges and download an application packet at www.d-prize.org.

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