Who can participate?


  • with a convincing project or innovative idea on 'Digital for Development' can participate
  • individuals or teams who are for example part of a university, university college, research institution, non-governmental organisation (NGO), private institution, Public-Private Partnership (PPP), Citizen Initiative, etc.


However, an application for the Prize D4D is only authorised for:

  • applicants with the Belgian nationality, incl. EU nationals or people with a right to a permanent residence in Belgium
  • applicants linked to a partner country of the Belgian development cooperation


All entries must have a clear link with Belgium.


Applicants are referred to the entry rules for further information.