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e-Swabhimani 2019: Closing date extended to July 18

14 July, 2019

e-Swabhimani, the digital social impact awards, that recognises the excellence of the use of Information and Communication Technology tools and applications for social wellbeing is an initiative of the Information and Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka (ICTA), the apex ICT institution of the Government, which functions under the Ministry of Digital Infrastructure and Information Technology.

Committed to promote innovative and creative digital products and services of local developers, e-Swabhimani serves as a platform to take the best applications to international level. Individuals, groups and organisations that have developed innovative digital solutions can apply. The closing date of applications is July 18. For more information and the application form, visit www.eswabhimani.lk.

e-Swabhimani 2019 calls for applications under the following categories; Government and Citizen Engagement, Health and Well-being, Learning and Education, Environment and Green Energy, Culture and Tourism, Smart Settlement and Urbanisation, Business and Commerce, Inclusion and Empowerment and Digital Entertainment. The youth category is introduced this year for those below 26.

Along with the contribution to society, the applications will be evaluated for technical aspects and strategic aspects under each category. e-Swabhimani has been among the winners of World Summit Awards since 2010 bringing fame to Sri Lanka.