Questions and Answers about the Prototype Fund

21 April 2021, 12:00 – 13:00, online

Do you have any questions about the Prototype Fund in general or the application process in particular? Are you thinking about applying but are not sure if your project is eligible?

After briefly presenting our program we will answer all of your questions and would love to hear your feedback. If you’re looking for contributors and/or want to get feedback on your idea we will give you a platform to present it. Sign up now for our online event on 21 April at 12:00!

Past Events

Demo Day of the Prototype Fund

Did you miss the Demo Day? No problem: You can watch the whole event including the project pitches and the debate on civic tech below.

Civic Tech Debate (Deutsch)

Inputs and interactive discussion with Daniel Graf (WeCollect, PublicBeta), Jörg De Bernardi (Bundeskanzlei) and other friends of democracy

Project pitches and Q&A (English)

smartask develops a platform through which citizens can address questions or concerns directly and publicly to parliamentarians.

FairElection creates a tool for political organisations to select candidates according to their self-chosen criteria of diversity or the diversity of the Swiss population. Everyone can use the tool to simulate the results of a past election by modifying these same diversity criteria.

owlly enables the secure and easy electronic signing, validation and counting of popular initiatives and referendums for campaign platforms and offers a holistic e-collecting approach for Switzerland.

CH+ Games for Democracy uses game mechanics for political self-education and helps voters select their ideal candidates during elections. CH+ is based on co-design and invites users to be part of the design process. 

voty brings democracy to schools and promotes the understanding of democracy among the youth in a sustainable way through three modules: learning  + testing + living democracy.