You are a social entrepreneur or developer of low-tech solutions? Your ideas and innovations are committed to the area of Development Cooperation? Do not hesitate and submit your application to the empowering people. Award 2019 of Siemens Stiftung.

The award identifies and supports low-tech solutions that address crucial basic needs sectors in developing regions. Technologies entering the competition should be simple, feasible, embedded in a social business model, and deliver sustainable support to a local community in one of the following eight categories:

  • Education & Training
  • Energy
  • Financial Technology
  • Food & Agriculture
  • Healthcare
  • Mobility & Infrastructure 
  • Waste Management
  • Water & Sanitation

    The competition is now live! Apply online by October 31, 2018, 12pm CET.

    Further information can be found on