Efficiency for Access Coalition (EforA) is accepting applications for the 3rd round of its Research and Development (R&D) Fund.
The focus is on projects developing enabling technologies or products for weak and off-grid areas, with a particular focus on interoperability and inclusivity.
R&D projects must meet the following two criteria:
1) R&D projects that focus on the thematic area of inclusivity must be targeted towards at one or more of the following vulnerable and disadvantaged groups:
a) Gender (women and girls);
b) Persons with physical or mental disabilities;
c) Other vulnerable and disadvantaged groups, including older people, children, stateless and displaced persons, and people in slums or informal settlements.
2) R&D projects that focus on the thematic area of interoperability must assure the ability of systems and components to work together in the same environment, including the exchange of information.
Grants are available from £50,000 to £300,000.
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Applicants must be a legally registered and physically established business, academic organisation, non-profit, public sector organisation, or research and technology organisation from anywhere in the world.
Deadline: 18:00 GMT on 15 March, 2020.
Please visit https://tinyurl.com/rmbjdf3