Updated Aug 26, 2020

The 97 COVID-19 Relief Fund

The 97 Covid-19 Relief Fund is an economic response launched by The97 Ltd in partnership with The Innovation Village.

Objective: To invest in solutions addressing challenges caused by the Covid-19 pandemic and solutions that prepare Uganda for a post Covid-19 environment.

The Innovation Village is looking to support solutions targeting, but not limited to;

  • - Productivity- Solutions that support workflows and allow effective communication on a remote basis
  • - Events- Solutions that enable the delivery of group interactions on a remote basis.
  • - Last Mile Communication- Solutions that ensure verified and accurate information reaches even the most remote locations.
  • - Supply Chains- Solutions that aid efficient distribution of food, products and services in the event of movement restrictions.

Apply on Funding Site
Open Year RoundDeadline
$2,000 - $10,000Amount

Mandatory Requirements

Implemented In:
Focus AreasEducation
Infectious & Vector Diseases (Health)
Economic Recovery (Humanitarian Assistance)
Transport & Supply Chains
Entrepreneurship (Economic Growth and Trade)
The 97 COVID19 Relief Fund is targeting companies that are responding to the pandemic as well as creating jobs in these times.

Application Directions

Application forms may be filled out and submitted directly online.
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