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Ready for Impact

Ready for impact application

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Deadline to apply is april 2nd, 2024

To be considered for our Ready for Impact program, please complete the application below.
Eligible applicants should have sustained operations in a humanitarian context, have a proven track record of using earth science, and be conducting their programs in responsible, community-driven and inclusive ways. We welcome applications from organizations or partnerships (of up to three) – in both cases, at least one organization must be an NGO, UN or government entity, or social enterprise.
For full eligibility guidelines, please download the materials below.
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But first . . .

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Lead Organization Background Information

Lead Partnership representative name(Required)
Lead Organization Type(Required)

Partnership Background Information

Partner organization type

Lead Organization or Partnership details

List the locations where the lead organization is working (must include at least one country on the 2024 IRC watchlist)(Required)

NASA Lifelines Ready for Impact Program

(Impact metric examples: number of people found during crisis, preventing avoidable deaths, identifying damage extent, targeted communications to vulnerable communities)
(Describe the counterfactual, e.g. additional money spent on operations? Reduced effectiveness of M&E? Slower or less precise decision making?)
What are your goals in participating in our Ready for Impact program?(Required)
Select which challenge theme your project aligns with if at all (not selecting any is an acceptable option and will not disadvantage your application in any way)
Please provide the name of a reference from an organization that has financially supported your work in the past(Required)
(Vimeo, Youtube, etc)
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    (i.e. blogs, white papers, a pitch deck, etc.)

    Commitment to participation

    I understand that being selected as a finalist does not guarantee financial support from the panelists representing funding organizations(Required)
    We commit to at least one partnership representative participating fully in the NASA Lifelines Ready for Impact 6-week incubator program and delivering a 10-minute pitch at SatSummit on May 16th, 2024.(Required)