WFP $250,000 Grant for Digital Health Innovation Accelerator
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The Open Source Digital Health Solutions Grant is in a bid to support the preparedness of low- and middle-income countries, even as the COVID-19 Digital Response continues to create global goods with scalable digital solutions.
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The digital health solutions’ main goal is to ensure the acceleration of vaccination campaigns globally, more especially in Low-to-Middle-Income Countries where they can maximize impact and recovery of marginalized communities and health systems.
About the WFP Digital Health Innovation Accelerator
Mature start-ups and solution providers will be selected by the WFP Digital Health Innovation Accelerator Program to receive financial, technical and methodological support to aid the COVID-19 vaccination campaign.
Solution Eligibility for WFP Digital Health Innovation Accelerator
For your solution to be eligible for the $250,000 equity-free funding, it must focus on one of the three areas listed below
- Data management and integration; tools addressing system interoperability challenges such as: data integration, data gaps, data security.
- Related digital health tools; micro-planning, vaccine delivery and monitoring, vaccine waste management, raising awareness and countering misinformation.
- Vaccination scheduling; solutions streamlining patient/provider registration, appointment schedules, vaccination administration and immunisation sites.
Proposed solutions must follow an open standard, open-source or open data approach towards creating global goods even with the use of data and information exchange mechanisms based on global standards like OpenHIE (a community of individuals who strive to develop health information exchanges that improve patient care, health, and so much more.)
How to Apply for the $250,000 WFP Digital Health Innovation Accelerator
If you have a prepared solution, you can follow this link to apply.