Browse the Challenges which organisations in this City Challenge owners wish solved. Up to three companies with the best Pitch for each Challenge will receive funding and six months of mentoring to develop their solution into a practical, marketable solution. The Challenge Owner will then partner with one to take their solution to the next level. See FAQs: How does this Platform help Entrepreneurs and Social Innovators?

Closed challenges

The deadlines for the Challenges, below, have passed. Each attracted Pitches, some of which are now beeing developed into solutions as part of the Social Challenges Platform

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Broadband access in rural Gaeltacht areas!

Údarás na Gaeltachta

Deadline: 7/15/2018

The challenge owners want to address the lack of broadband access in rural / Gaeltacht areas, where there is fibre infrastructure but where that connection is limited to those homes, business and schools adjacent to the infrastructure, while those living a km or more away cannot access it without incurring significant cost!