Seed funding available for digital skills events – #GoDigiSeedMe

Seed funding available for digital skills events – #GoDigiSeedMe

The second Pop Up Seed Funding Competition is an opportunity for your community to realise its online potential. Eligible organisations can enter the competition to fund a pop-up event or a series of events that support and celebrate the digital skills and online confidence of members in your local area. All you have to do is describe in approximately 400 words how you will spend the seed money to engage and empower your community.

Entries close on Sunday, 21st August 2016!

Who’s eligible to join?

Any Go Digi Network Partner can enter the competition. Network partnership is easy and free. Network partners are organisations or groups who are committed towards improving digital skills and the online confidence of their communities.

Network Partners include:

  • Libraries
  • Neighborhood Houses
  • Community groups like parents groups and toy clubs
  • U3As,
  • Men Sheds
  • Small businesses
  • Training centers.

If you are not already a Network Partner, you can register here.

You can read the full competition terms and conditions here.

Dennis is an Electrical and Control Systems Engineer and was appointed President of Startup Mackay Inc. in June 2016. He is a member of Engineers Australia, AISA, MITN, DMLA within the Education, Training, Research and Innovation Pillar, and the Reference Group for the Digital Economy Strategy. He has also been inducted into the Advance Queensland Community Digital Champion program where he aims to encourage Queenslanders to explore and enjoy the benefits of the digital age. You can follow Dennis on Twitter @DenMurphy or connect with him on LinkedIn (


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