Support for the elaboration of a tailor-made strategic roadmap for embedding Digital Humanism in organizations.
In order to support the elaboration of strategies/roadmaps for the implementation of the ideas of Digital Humanism in organizations, the two funding organizations WWTF and Vienna Business Agency have launched a joint call for proposals for the first time. Companies are supported by the Vienna Business Agency, research institutions by the WWTF. The cooperation of different players from business, science and civil society is a prerequisite to participate in the call.
Funding: 80%, the maximum funding is EUR 40.000 per project in form of a grant. A total of at least EUR 400,000 is available.
Call is open from: 28.4.-12.07.2022
Guiding question: What does the respective research institution or company want to achieve in the next few years in order to further develop digitialization in the sense of enlightenment and humanism, based on a human-centered approach? The funding aims to support the development of strategic roadmaps on how to embed Digital Humanism in the respective organization.
Who: Existing Viennese companies and research institutions in mandatory partnership with a complementary stakeholder. One application can be submitted per organization.
What: Personnel costs, external services such as costs related to development of the roadmap with the complementary partner, for workshops, material and consumption costs, etc.
Eligibility Criteria: Clarity of the objectives and work plan, convincingness of the planned steps after the implementation of the roadmap, commitment of the organizations' leadership, strength of the organisational partnership, contribution to the implementation of the ideas of Digital Humanism, planned impact of the action.
Applications will be evaluated by external jury members.
Project duration: maximum nine months
Submission: Ongoing until 12.07.2022. Applications can be submitted in German or English. The submission takes place electronically via cloud.wirtschaftsagentur.at. To upload the application you need an individual access - please contact Donia Lasinger or Petra Steinkogler to create your personal account.
Contact: Depending on whether you are part of an existing company or a research institution, the Business Agency or the WWTF are available for further information and questions!
Are you a research institution / will the roadmap be created for a research institution?
You will find the tender guidelines, application form and further documents in the documents section below. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Dr. Donia Lasinger!
Are you an existing company / will the roadmap be created for an existing company?
Please contact Petra Zwirn +43 1 25200 427 or email@example.com) and have a look at their website.
Networking and events:
- Q&A about the call with representatives of Vienna Business Agency and WWTF on 13.06.2022 from 11:00-12:00. Please register here: roadmaps.b2match.io/
- Digital Matchmaking Even: 18.05.2022 10:00-13:30: Use our matchmaking platform https://roadmaps.b2match.io/ for current information and to network with other stakeholders or even to find your cooperation partner! You will also find a wide range of further details on Digital Humanism. Register now to participate!
- Kick-Off Event: 27.4.2022, 15-18. Click here for further information and here to go to the recording of the event.
Further information & application documents: