The iStandOut and iStartUp nominees have been announced!

Read more about the nominated projects in the iStandOut and iStartUp categories.

The winners will be announced during the awards ceremony in the autumn of 2022. 


Vote for your favorite iChoose project(s)! 

You can vote for your favorite success story, innovative idea or project until September 1, 2022. 

Discover the projects in the running for the 2022 iChoose award and vote your favorite one(s) to the top. 


The call for applications for Edition 2022 has been closed! 

The deadline for submissions was March 15, 2022.

About Prize D4D

Prize D4D rewards outstanding initiatives that use digitisation and (new) technologies as a lever for development towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) set by the United Nations. 

Prize D4D consists of three categories:

  • The innovative idea / startup – ‘iStartUp’ 
  • The success story – ‘iStandOut’
  • The public award – ‘iChoose’

Everyone with an innovative idea or success story about digitisation for development can participate in the Prize D4D.

Prize D4D is a biennial initiative of the Royal Museum for Central Africa (RMCA) with the support of the Directorate-General for Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Aid (DGD).