The focus of the next Challenge Window is Economic Empowerment: Employment and Youth Employability. This focus supports Sustainable Development Goal 8, which promotes sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all. For more detailed themes and instructions please open and read the Applicant Resource Book.
What does the DLI Innovation Challenge provide to Challenge winners?
Winners of the DLI Innovation Challenge will receive grants to enable them to develop the proposed solution over a period 3-6 months. In addition to receiving financial assistance, winners will be paired with a mentor who will help them develop their innovative ideas into a final product. Winners will also receive training and grant management support from the DLI Innovation Challenge team.
Eligibility Criteria – Do you qualify?