Updated Apr 08, 2020

Mozilla Open Source Support (MOSS) launches COVID-19 Solutions Fund

Mozilla is announcing today the creation of a COVID-19 Solutions Fund as part of the Mozilla Open Source Support Program (MOSS). Through this fund, we will provide awards of up to $50,000 each to open source technology projects which are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic in some way.

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Open Year RoundDeadline
Up to $50,000Amount
3 monthsDuration(Months)

Mandatory Requirements

Implemented In:
RegionAfrica, Asia and Pacific, Europe and Eurasia, Latin America / Caribbean, North America, Middle East and North Africa and Low and Middle Income Countries
Focus AreasResponse Technologies (Humanitarian Assistance)
Infectious & Vector Diseases (Health)
  • We will accept applications from anywhere in the world to the extent legally permitted.

  • We will accept applications from any type of legal entity, including NGOs, for profit hospitals, or a team of developers with strong ties to an affected community.

  • The MOSS committee will only consider projects which are released publicly under a license that is either a free software license according to the FSF or an open source license according to the OSI. Projects which are not licensed for use under an open source license are not eligible for MOSS funding.

Other Requirements

We are generally looking to fund reasonably mature projects that can immediately deploy our funding, early stage ideas are unlikely to receive funding.

Application Directions

To apply, please visit: https://mozilla.fluxx.io/apply/MOSS

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