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Community Foundation NI - Techies in Residence open for applications!

We believe that digital technology holds huge potential to help the VCSE sector develop new innovative solutions to address community challenges and issues. This has become even more evident in light of the outbreak of COVID 19 with many organisations grappling with the shift to digital working – and how best to respond to it.

Techies in Residence programme is free to participate in. It brings together social challenges from VCSE organisations with digital technology professionals to design, develop and test innovative digital products and services that have the potential for deep social impact.

We’ve a number of short online information sessions available so you can find out more about the programme. These will cover:

  • What is the Techies in Residence programme?
  • Who is it for?
  • Eligibility criteria
  • Examples of past projects
  • Programme details including key dates
  • The application process
  • Questions and answer session

These sessions will take place online on Zoom on the dates below:

Thursday 13th August 2020 2pm - 3pm

Thursday 20th August 2020 11am - 12pm

Thursday 27th August 2020 2pm - 3pm

Thursday 3rd September 2020 11am - 12pm

If you have any questions please contact Gemma on

Register Online Here 

Apply to TiR Programme Here