iAMDigital funds startups that build digital skills in UK
iAMDigital is a 1 million pounds’ fund generated by Creative England and Nominet Trust to invest in new organizations aiming to increase digital inclusion in the United Kingdom. Through this funding, these organizations seek to improve digital skills in the country, generate employment and boost the digital economy for all.
The program is now open to support organizations that have a social mission and may demonstrate social impact, seek to address the barriers that limit people’s digital capabilities, develop programs for youth and adults, generate additional digital contents, are in an early stage and develop most of their operations locally.
iAMDigital fund has supported other organizations in the past such as Turing Lab and Northcoders, which offer teaching resources to train software developers. More information about the application process available at Creative England.
Source: The big UK Newsroom