Winners 2015

The winners of this year's Tech4Good Awards show how digital technology can make the world a better place. A big thank you to everyone who entered, our wonderful host Kate Russell, our amazing judges, our fantastic sponsors and partners and especially to the 18,000+ people who voted in the People's Award.

And of course, huge congratulations to all of this year’s winners:

Accessibility Award

EVA Park

“If EVA Park wasn’t there, I wouldn’t be doing what I do, talk to everyone, going out as well. Went to club on my own two weeks ago. Never done that before.” EVA Park is … Read more

Accessibility Award 2015

Open Bionics

Open Bionics is revolutionising healthcare by using 3D scanning and 3D printing to dramatically cut the cost of fitting hand amputees with robotic prosthetics. Bionic limbs can cost anything from £20,000 to £80,000, and can … Read more

BT Ingenious Award 2015

what3words

Around 75% of the world suffers from inadequate addressing systems – around 4 billion people. An address means that people can receive vital deliveries and aid, disease can be reported and basic human rights can … Read more

Community Impact Award 2015

Simon Community Northern Ireland

Set up in 1971, Simon Community Northern Ireland is the leading homelessness charity in Northern Ireland, providing a range of services for people who are homeless or at risk of losing their home. Committed to … Read more

Digital Health Award 2015

BuddyApp

BuddyApp is a health and wellbeing app that utilises SMS text technology to engage individuals in their care, by recording their mental, emotional and physical wellbeing in-between sessions, by sending appointment reminders and goals. Originally … Read more

Digital Skills Award

Gransnet.com

Through free online guides, a public forum and video content, Gransnet.com is showing the over 50s that the internet connects people, with a wealth of knowledge, support, advice and entertainment available for them to access. … Read more

Digital Skills Award 2015

Apps for Good

Apps for Good is a free education programme, working to change tech education forever; to turn young tech consumers into tech creators, unlocking the confidence and talent of young people so that they are inspired … Read more

IT Volunteer of the Year Award 2015

Rachael Moat

Rachael Moat is a musician and music teacher who volunteers once a week at Seashell Trust, a school for children with complex needs and severe learning difficulties, including little to no verbal language. Since November … Read more

Young People's Award

Vitória Maurício

Vitória Maurício is an anatomical artist and 3D modeller, who had just finished a Masters degree at Glasgow University when she found Open Bionics on Twitter and asked to be part of the team. Vitória … Read more

Young People’s Award 2015

I'm Okay

Josie Baldwin, Emily Bowes, Katie Griffiths and Alexandra Hill, all aged 14, are the team behind the I’m Okay app. The girls wanted to build an app to support teenagers, and considered a range of … Read more

Sponsors

AbilityNet Tech4Good Awards are organised by AbilityNet and BT
Supported by a range of sponsors and partners.