Talk Talk are keen to fund any technology project which extends the work of the organisation concerned. For example, eligible projects may take the form of chat rooms on health issues or web-based support networks.
Awards of up to £5,000 are available.
12 Regional winners from across the UK will receive cash grants of £5,000 each to fund digital projects- as well as getting free broadband to help them make the most of the internet. From these, one overall winner will be chosen by a judging panel to receive £10,000, plus free broadband access.
In 2011 there will be a special category for a Race Online 2012 winner, as decided by Digital Champion Martha Lane Fox.
Eligible applicants must be:
- UK residents aged 18 years or over.
- UK based, established or registered organisations.
- Be using digital technology to solve a social problem or improve people’s lives.
- Not be a commercial enterprise.
Nominations are encouraged from anyone who knows a Digital Hero. Entrants can nominate themselves.
The deadline is midnight on 11th September 2011.