Without a link to a scientific institution or profit orientation, it has so far been almost impossible to obtain financial support. We have changed that: We support applicants in the application process as unbureaucratically as possible and adapt this process to the needs of self-employed software developers, hackers and creative people.

Here you can find the current selection committee of the advertised funding round as well as everyone who has served as a jury member.

Here you can see which dates and milestones are important in the funding phase: from the start of the application phase to the submission of the final report.

What should your application look like in order to be eligible for funding? And according to which criteria are the submissions evaluated?

Here you can find the answers to the most important questions around the program.