Tech for Good Opportunity Prosperity Workers ALL

MIT awards $1.6 million annually to organizations revolutionizing the future of work.

Meet the Winners

Regional Winners

Twenty exemplary future of work organizations were selected at five global events to proceed to MIT where four were selected as Global Grand Prize Winners.

Africa

Europe

Latin America

US & Canada

A Celebration

We celebrated the 20 Regional Winners at the IIC Global Grand Prize Gala in Cambridge, MA USA. Meet the Winners.

Regional Finalists

Our 60 Regional Finalists competed this year at events in five regions. Twenty Regional Winners were selected to proceed to MIT. All IIC Regional Finalists were carefully vetted from a pool of 1,500 global registrations, and represent some of the best future of work solutions on the planet. We congratulate this year’s outstanding field of organizations that are harnessing technology to increase economic opportunity and prosperity for workers!

Financial Inclusion

Financial Inclusion

Income Growth & Job Creation

Income Growth & Job Creation

Skills Development & Opportunity Matching

Skills Development & Opportunity Matching

Technology Access

Technology Access

Financial Inclusion

Financial Inclusion

Income Growth & Job Creation

Income Growth & Job Creation

Skills Development & Opportunity Matching

Skills Development & Opportunity Matching

Technology Access

Technology Access

Financial Inclusion

Financial Inclusion

Income Growth & Job Creation

Income Growth & Job Creation

Skills Development & Opportunity Matching

Skills Development & Opportunity Matching

Technology Access

Technology Access

Financial Inclusion

Financial Inclusion

Income Growth & Job Creation

Income Growth & Job Creation

Skills Development & Opportunity Matching

Skills Development & Opportunity Matching

Technology Access

Technology Access

Financial Inclusion

Financial Inclusion

Income Growth & Job Creation

Income Growth & Job Creation

Skills Development & Opportunity Matching

Skills Development & Opportunity Matching

Technology Access

Technology Access

Financial Inclusion

Financial Inclusion

Income Growth & Job Creation

Income Growth & Job Creation

Skills Development & Opportunity Matching

Skills Development & Opportunity Matching

Technology Access

Technology Access

Financial Inclusion

Financial Inclusion

Income Growth & Job Creation

Income Growth & Job Creation

Skills Development & Opportunity Matching

Skills Development & Opportunity Matching

Technology Access

Technology Access

Financial Inclusion

Financial Inclusion

Income Growth & Job Creation

Income Growth & Job Creation

Skills Development & Opportunity Matching

Skills Development & Opportunity Matching

Technology Access

Technology Access

Financial Inclusion

Financial Inclusion

Income Growth & Job Creation

Income Growth & Job Creation

Skills Development & Opportunity Matching

Skills Development & Opportunity Matching

Technology Access

Technology Access

Financial Inclusion

Financial Inclusion

Income Growth & Job Creation

Income Growth & Job Creation

Skills Development & Opportunity Matching

Skills Development & Opportunity Matching

Technology Access

Technology Access

A Global Tournament

The IIC is MIT’s premier future of work prize, awarding $1.6 million annually to entrepreneurs using technology to create economic opportunity for workers. We collaborate with like-minded organizations in five regions to select and celebrate sixty Regional Finalists from across the globe. Twenty Regional Winners proceed to MIT where four Global Grand Prize Winners each win $250,000 and world-wide recognition. Our mission is to accelerate the global future of work movement to ensure an equitable economy that works for all in the digital era.

The Challenge

Registration & Application Period

Judging

Announcements & Regional Events

Global Grand Prize Gala

  • Registration Opens March 7, 2019
  • Registration Closes May 9, 2019
  • Application Closes May 23, 2019
  • Administrative Review May 24-June 4, 2019
  • Judge Evaluation June 5-July 10, 2019
  • Regional Finalists Announced July 23, 2019
  • Regional Celebrations September-October 2019
  • Global Grand Prize Winners Announced November 21, 2019

Since the IIC launched in 2016

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4,500

organizations have registered

from more than

150

Nations

with the help of

100+

Global Outreach Partners

700

Judges

4,300

Event Attendees

and MIT has celebrated

100

Winners

awarding

$5m

for tech for good

2018 Grand Prize Winners

Skills Development & Opportunity Matching

CareAcademy

US & Canada
Income Growth & Job Creation

Wefarm

Africa
Technology Access

Solar Freeze

Africa
Financial Inclusion

ftcash

Asia

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