The EU open data competition


Propose your idea for an application built on open data and compete for your share of the prize fund of EUR 99 000. Demonstrate the value of open data and address a challenge related to the European Commission priorities. We welcome ideas from data enthusiasts from all around the world.

Looking for an inspiration how to put data practical use? Get ideas on the EU Open Data Portal. For more information, check the rules of the competition.


  • First place: EUR 18 000
  • Second place: EUR 10 000
  • Third place: EUR 5 000

Deadline for proposalsSubmit your proposal for an application by 21 May 2021.

Link:  Find out more on the EU Open Data Days website and follow updates on Twitter @EU_opendata.


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