Apps for Good Awards

An annual celebration of young innovators

AFGA20 New-Web-Icons A Competition

A Competition

Hundreds of project entries submitted and shortlisted, fifteen finalists across six categories.

AFGA20 New-Web-Icons A Celebration

A Celebration

Celebrating the best Apps, Internet of Things and Machine Learning projects students have been working on.

AFGA20 New-Web-Icons An Opportunity

An Opportunity

Young people can link up with top technology leaders at some of the worlds most prominent brands.

The People's Choice Award

Supported by Kingston Technology, the People's Choice Award celebrates the most exciting idea from Apps for Good students as chosen by the public. Voting has now closed.

See the finalists and winners:

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Climate Creators

Supported by BNY Mellon, this category showcases technical solutions tackling the climate emergency.

Meet the finalists:

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Digital Explorers

Supported by The LEGO Group, this category showcases the best app ideas from younger student.

Meet the finalists:

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Future Founders

Supported by Deutsche Bank, this category showcases the social entrepreneurs of the future.

Meet the finalists:

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Global Innovators

Supported by Spotify, this category rewards cutting-edge digital ideas tackling global problems.

Meet the finalists:

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Community Heroes

Supported by community members, this category showcases ideas that impact students’ local community.

Meet the finalists:

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The Impact Prizes

Our teachers and experts are the champions of driving our impact. Every year we celebrate those that have made an outstanding contribution to our work together.

The Impact Prizes celebrate the most outstanding Apps for Good teacher and industry volunteer Expert for 2021.

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Caitlin Strachan


Test Engineer
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Zainul Ahbedin

Lyng Hall School

Careers Advisor

The partners that make our Awards possible

Logo - BNY Mellon 2 Logo - Deutsche Bank Kingston Technology Logo – LEGO Logo – Spotify


AFGA20 New-Web-Icons June 3rd

November 2021

Entries are open to everyone that has completed a course

AFGA20 New-Web-Icons June 16th

29th April 2022

Deadline for entries to the competition

AFGA20 New-Web-Icons June 18th

8th June 2022

Apps for Good announce the finalists for 2022

AFGA20 New-Web-Icons June 26th

22nd June 2022

Prize and Award winners are celebrated