Open Call

Democracy Open Call: Think About Motivation, Not Just Information

by: | Feb 26, 2016

In our latest Open Call, hosted in partnership with the Pluribus Project, we encouraged projects that are working on fixing our democracy to apply. We were lucky to have 140+ projects, organizations and companies respond to our invitation!

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It’s been fascinating to look across such a broad cross-section of innovative approaches to civic engagement and political campaigning that are  poised to make a difference in this election cycle and beyond. We’re writing this post to share the ideas we found most (and least!) compelling to help shape the work of entrepreneurs and funders going forward.

Questions about our current Open Call? Watch the informational webinar

by: | Dec 29, 2015

We are currently accepting applications for Projects to Fix Our Democracy. Projects selected will be considered for $50K in funding from New Media Ventures and more! If you missed the informational webinar about our Open Call, you can watch the recording online.

In addition, you can find answers to frequently asked questions on the Pluribus Project’s website (scroll to the bottom of the page). Finally, you can always email innovationfund@newmediaventures.org if you have any additional questions.