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Nominet Trust funded OpenUp Music wins prestigious award for using cutting edge tech to break down the musical barriers imposed on young disabled musicians.

Royal Philharmonic Society Music Awards recognises ground-breaking orchestra for its contribution to empowering young musicians.

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‘Inspiring the Everyday Tech Heroes of tomorrow’ - a new storybook, capturing learning from the 2016 NT100 social tech pioneers, is now available to download.

The storybook culminates in seven top tips for aspiring entrepreneurs to turn their social tech ideas into impactful ventures.

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Harnessing the power of technology to bridge the UK’s digital skills gap – how we are working with a range of partners to do just that

Vicki Hearn shares why we must equip young people with the right tools to nurture their digital skills.

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We’re excited to announce our renewed support for Bethnal Green Ventures to help grow the UK’s tech for good sector

Bethnal Green Ventures receives £1.3m investment from Big Society Capital, Nesta and Nominet Trust.



The winners of the DigitalAgenda Impact Awards, sponsored by Nominet Trust, have been unveiled, celebrating digital innovation making a positive change

12 inspiring tech for good projects crowned winners across three overarching categories – people, places and business.


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at Buckingham Palace The Duke of York and Nominet Trust launched iDEA – a new inspiring Digital Enterprise Award scheme that will support young people to gain the critical digital and entrepreneurial skills they need to set up and run their own business venture. - See more at: http://www.nominettrust.org.uk/news-events/news/inspiring-new-generation... 16th and 17th May three Nominet Trust funded projects showcased their ‘Powerful online tools’ at the UnLtd Living It festival. The festival held at Google Campus focused on sharing knowledge of social entrepreneurship. more >
Lord Jim Knight and Bill Liao will become new Trustees of the charity, while Charles Leadbeater will be stepping up from his position of Trustee to Chair of the Board.
- See more at: http://www.nominettrust.org.uk/news-events/news/nominet-trust-announces-new-members-to-its-board-trustees#sthash.sLv7mOF3.dpuf

In December we unveiled the 2016 NT100 - celebrating 100 of the world's most inspiring examples of tech for good from across the globe, also recognising the Everyday Tech Heroes behind the ventures. more >  


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Nominet Trust and Creative England have launched iAMDigital, a £1m fund to support organisations, charities and social businesses that are using technology to increase digital skills in young people. more >



About Nominet Trust

Supporting innovation to deliver real social change

As the UKs only dedicated Tech for Good funder, we bring together, invest in and support people who believe in the use of technology to transform the way we address social challenges. more >

Latest project news

South-West Open Youth Orchestra wins prestigious award for breaking down the musical barriers imposed on young disabled people . South-West Open Youth Orchestra (SWOYO) was last night awarded the Learning & Participation award at the Royal Philharmonic Society Music Awards, the highest recognition for live classical music-making in the United Kingdom. The orchestra was recognised for its contribution to wider participation in music creation, empowering young disabled musicians, and high quality musical experience and understanding. more >