Mastercard Foundation

Type of project: The Artificial Intelligence to Accelerate Inclusion Challenge (AI2AI Challenge) is a global call for existing innovative AI solutions seeking scale to accelerate inclusion and economic empowerment. Applications must be focused on inclusive growth that are climate-aware, gender-equitable, racially sensitive, and locally informed, all while focusing on responsible AI principles and practices.
Location: Worldwide
Eligibility: Eligible applicants include nonprofits, social enterprises, and academic/research institutions from across the globe. Furthermore, applicants must be located outside of Afghanistan, Belarus, Cuba, Iran, Russia, Syria, Yemen, North Korea, and Ukraine (Russian-occupied territories), and their proposed project must meet the requirements for charitability.
Grant size: $200,000 for a minimum of four awardees. You can use the money to meet personnel costs. It cannot exceed programmatic activity costs.
Closing date: 18 July
Apply: Artificial Intelligence to Accelerate Inclusion Challenge – data.org