Make your idea come to life

The Open Technology Fund is continually seeking to support innovative efforts and new ideas from individuals and organizations globally defending freedom of expression online.

Internet Freedom Fund

The Internet Freedom Fund supports innovative internet freedom projects, including technology development, research, digital security projects, and convenings.

Apply

Rapid Response Fund

The Rapid Response Fund aims to resolve threats in a timely manner for individuals, communities, and organizations facing digital attacks and emergencies. OTF offers both direct financial support and technical services to those at high-risk, such as cyber activists, bloggers, journalists, and human rights defenders.

Apply

Learning Lab

The Learning Lab offers communications services to OTF-supported projects and contributes to knowledge sharing among the internet freedom community. Vendors have expertise in writing, editing, graphic design, and communications strategy.

Apply

SUA Lab

The Secure Usability and Accessibility Lab offers secure usability and user-interface assistance, and accessibility assessments to internet freedom and digital security tools to help them recognize and solve usability and accessibility challenges that hamper tool adoption in repressive contexts.

Apply

Security Lab

The Security Lab creates a safer online environment for people in repressive contexts by making the tools they use more secure.

Apply

Your cookie settings

This website deploys cookies for basic functionality and to keep it secure. These cookies are strictly necessary. Optional analysis cookies which provide us with statistical information about the use of the website may also be deployed, but only with your consent. Please review our Privacy & Data Policy for more information.