Announcing 7 Philly Tech Week 2013 micro-grant recipients - Technical.ly Philly

Access

Mar. 26, 2013 9:00 am

Announcing 7 Philly Tech Week 2013 micro-grant recipients

In an effort to help groups in the community host great events they might not otherwise be able to during this year’s Philly Tech Week 2013 presented by AT&T, Technically Philly posted a call for submissions for modest micro-grants in late February. We received a great response with many wonderful entries, and in the spirit of being […]

Members of the Hacktory working at a hardware hackathon, like one that will be happening during Philly Tech Week. Photo courtesy of Mitch Altman / The Hacktory

In an effort to help groups in the community host great events they might not otherwise be able to during this year’s Philly Tech Week 2013 presented by AT&T, Technically Philly posted a call for submissions for modest micro-grants in late February.

We received a great response with many wonderful entries, and in the spirit of being inclusive, we attempted to award as many micro-grants as possible. (We sell sponsorships across the week, which helps fund our year-round reporting and community organizing, but we’ve always wanted to be supportive whenever possible.)

There were three simple criteria to apply. The event (a) is able do the most good with the least money, (b) fits in the community and impact spirit of Tech Week and (c) will help fill a gap in showing the wide reach of this technology community.

The 2013 micro-grants (all under $300) will be awarded to the following groups/events:

Winners have already been alerted and will be able to receive their checks at next week’s Philly Tech Week preview event.

Advertisement

We’re also proudly supporting the Women in Tech Summit, the Robotics Expo and a handful of smaller neighborhood-focused technology events (more on that later).

-30-
LEAVE A COMMENT

Advertisement

These 12 projects just got funding from the Digital Literacy Alliance

Knight Foundation grants boost two Philly art-innovation projects

Philly’s Digital Literacy Alliance has $175K to back innovative projects

SPONSORED

Philly

Clients and community come first for Vanguard employees

Chesterbrook, PA

Deacom

EDI Developer/Analyst

Apply Now
Philadelphia

Perpay

Product Designer

Apply Now
Philadelphia

Inspire

Associate Product Manager

Apply Now

New round of Knight Foundation grants for art orgs embracing tech

DocumentCloud will launch a ‘News Nerds in Residence’ program

Backed by $500K, this upcoming program will help startups go global

SPONSORED

Philly

UX, UArts and the importance of human-centered design

30 S 15th St #1400, Philadelphia, PA 19102

Inspire

Fall 2018 – Cleantech Connect Project Mentee

Apply Now
Philadelphia

Inspire

Front End Engineer

Apply Now
Conshohocken, Pa

ShopRunner

Support Engineer- Integrations

Apply Now

Sign-up for daily news updates from Technical.ly

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!