Recognising digital tech for social good

This year’s call for nominations of the 100 most inspiring uses of technology for social good around the world has opened. The NT100 awards shine a spotlight on the people and projects harnessing the power of tech to tackle a significant social challenge. See Nominet Trust news item or nominate a project at http://www.socialtech.org.uk/nominate/. Closing date 30 September.

Scottish charities and social enterprises have a further opportunity, to enter the Herald Scottish Digital Business Awards. This year, there is a new Charity and Social Enterprise Award sponsored by SCVO, to be presented to an organisation that is using digital technology to drive social good in Scotland and beyond. Closing date 3rd September, see SCVO news item, or direct to The Herald Digital Awards.