Apply for D-Prize Distribution Challenge(Prize $20,000)

Call for applications of the D-Prize Distribution Challenge. D-Prize funds new entrepreneurs who expand access to proven poverty interventions. The world has already discovered ways to stop poverty, yet the best interventions are not being given at mass-scale.

Can you create a business or NGO that solves one of the Distribution Challenges below? If chosen they will award you up to $20,000 to launch a pilot in any region where extreme poverty exists.

D-Prize Challenges

  • Girl’s Education
  • Agriculture
  • Energy
  • Global Health
  • Education
  • Governance
  • Infrastructure
  • Custom


  • All winners will be awarded up to $20,000. The award is offered in the form of a convertible grant.
  • Up to 25 of the most promising proposals will be selected for funding awards, regardless of which challenge track was selected.


  • D-Prize is for aspiring entrepreneurs from anywhere in the world, of any age, and any background.
  • They will consider funding existing organizations only if you are piloting a new distribution-focused initiative, and you need high-risk capital.
  • The sole restriction is that individuals and their immediate family on the judging panel may not participate as a contestant.
  • D-Prize is also open to any business model (for-profit, nonprofit, and everything in between).

Application Deadline: November 19. December 10 and 31, 2017

For more info: Visit this Official Webpage


I am the Co-Founder of Opportunity Plate. I am passionate about education and technology.Helping people especially youth across the globe to achieve their dreams is what I stand for.