[tor-project] Fwd: [OTF-Announce] Announcement of Funding Opportunities
isis agora lovecruft
isis at torproject.org
Fri Oct 7 18:53:41 UTC 2016
----- Forwarded message from dan <dan at opentechfund.org> -----
> From: dan <dan at opentechfund.org>
> Subject: [OTF-Announce] Announcement of Funding Opportunities
> Date: Fri, 7 Oct 2016 11:28:53 -0700 (PDT)
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> To: OTF-Announce <otf-announce at opentechfund.org>
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> *--- OTF FUNDING ANNOUNCEMENTS
> ---==============================================*Please find below several
> upcoming internet freedom-relevant funding application deadlines. There are
> two sections, the first for OTF support and the second for all alternative
> support mechanisms. Note that some of the listed application windows close
> in just a few days.
> If you have any questions on the information below, please feel free to
> give a shout to us at OTF anytime. Thanks!
> *1. OTF FUNDING==============================================*
> *OTF - Internet Freedom Fund *
> *Deadline: 2016-11-01 *The Internet Freedom Fund is OTF's primary way to
> support projects and people working on open and accessible
> technology-centric projects that promote human rights, internet freedom,
> open societies, and help advance inclusive and safe access to global
> communications networks. Successful applicants are awarded monetary support
> up to $900,000 and no less than $10,000, with preference given to those
> projects and people who are new to the internet freedom community, helping
> those living within repressive environments, and are requesting less than
> $300,000 for a duration of less than 12 months.
> Apply: https://www.opentech.fund/requests/internet-freedom-fund
> *OTF - Rapid Response Fund *
> *Deadline: Ongoing *The Rapid Response Fund is part of a broader OTF initiative
> which aims to facilitate the development of a strong digital emergency
> response community that can work together to resolve threats in a timely
> and comprehensive manner. OTF offers both direct financial support as
> well as technical services from trusted partners to resolve digital
> emergencies experienced by high-risk Internet users and organizations, such
> as bloggers, cyber activists, journalists. and human rights defenders.
> Apply: https://www.opentech.fund/requests/rapid-response-fund
> *2. ALTERNATIVE FUNDING==============================================*
> - *Human Rights Watch - Various Fellowships*
> *Deadline: October 8, 2016*
> Human Rights Watch has several available fellowships all with a deadline
> of tomorrow, 10/8/16.
> information: https://careers.hrw.org/opportunities/?employmentLevel=Fellowship&location=&department=&keywords=
> *National Science Foundation (NSF) - Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace
> (SaTC) *
> *Upcoming windows: October 12 - October 19 and November 02 - November 16,
> 2016 *"The SaTC program welcomes proposals that address cybersecurity
> and privacy, and draw on expertise in one or more of these areas:
> computing, communication and information sciences; engineering; economics;
> education; mathematics; statistics; and social and behavioral sciences.
> Proposals that advance the field of cybersecurity and privacy within a
> single discipline or interdisciplinary efforts that span multiple
> disciplines are both encouraged."
> More information and apply:
> *National Science Foundation (NSF) - Computer and Network Systems (CNS):
> Core Programs *
> *Upcoming windows: October 12 - October 19 and November 02 - November 16,
> 2016 *"CISE’s Division of Computer and Network Systems (CNS) supports
> research and education projects that develop new knowledge in two core
> programs: Computer Systems Research (CSR) program and Networking Technology
> and Systems (NeTS) program." Funding is available for small projects (up to
> $500,000 total budget, durations up to three years), medium projects
> ($500,001-$1,200,000 total budget, durations up to four years), and large
> projects ($1,2000,001-$3,000,000 total budget, durations up to five years).
> More information and
> apply: https://nsf.gov/pubs/2016/nsf16579/nsf16579.htm
> - Echoing Green Fellowships
> Deadline: October 25, 2016
> "Echoing Green Fellows are the innovators, instigators, pioneers, and
> rebels that reject the status quo and drive positive social change all over
> the world. While their work, their geographies, and even their approaches
> may be as varied as the problems they are working to solve, their common
> passion and commitment form the base of this robust, active community of
> Apply: http://www.echoinggreen.org/fellowship/apply
> - *State Department DRL Request for SOIs: Human Rights, Accountability,
> and Access to Information in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea
> (DPRK or North Korea) *
> *Deadline: October 31, 2016 by 11:30pm Eastern Time*
> "*Fostering the Free Flow of Information into, out of, and within the
> DPRK *(approximately $1,600,000, pending availability of funding, with
> potentially more than two (2) projects awarded)...DRL’s goal is for the
> people of North Korea to have increased access to independent information
> that provides a range of viewpoints and increases exposure to and
> understanding of environments where individuals are able to communicate
> information and express their opinions freely."
> More information and apply: https://www.state.gov/j/drl/p/262180.htm
> *Shuttleworth Foundation Fellowships Deadline: November 1, 2016 *"The
> Shuttleworth Foundation offers fellowships to individuals to implement
> their innovative idea for social change. We are most interested in
> exceptional ideas at the intersection between technology, knowledge and
> learning, with openness being the key requirement. The Foundation funds
> people from all over the world regardless of gender, age, nationality or
> experience. We are looking for a complete picture of you and your idea."
> Apply: https://www.shuttleworthfoundation.org/application-form/
> - *National Endowment for Democracy (NED) - Reagan-Fascell Fellowship
> *Deadline: November 1, 2016*
> "The Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program hosts democratic
> activists, scholars, and journalists for five-month fellowships, bringing
> fresh insights and perspectives to Washington, DC. The fellowship offers an
> important opportunity to explore new ideas in a comparative context,
> undertake individual research, and share best practices with one another."
> *Mozilla Open Source Support (MOSS) Deadline: November 30, 2016 "*The
> Mozilla Open Source Support program is designed to recognize and celebrate
> communities who are leading the way with open source projects that
> contribute to our work and the health of the Web. It encompasses a “give
> back” element for Open Source and Free Software projects that Mozilla
> relies on (the "Foundational Technology" track), a “give forward” element
> for supporting other projects whose goals are in alignment with ours (the
> "Mission Partners" track), and an element for improving the security of the
> open source ecosystem (the "Secure Open Source" track)."
> More information: https://wiki.mozilla.org/MOSS#Program_Overview
> Apply: https://docs.google.com/a/opentechfund.org/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe9a9h4afnJnDp3rRRHB4i1Xnb3otzfaQrb9uXVeoeXlB3NSg/viewform
> In addition to the open application windows listed above, you can always
> check our compiled list of alternative sources of support:
> This is the announce list for Open Technology Fund, https://www.opentechfund.org
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