Our victories

Awards & prizes

Let’s be honest: no one is in this sector for glory or riches! But, we at 40K do appreciate the sustained recognition we have received for our innovative efforts to bridge the rural-urban education divide.

  • 2016: Google Impact Challenge “Technology Against Poverty” prize winner

  • 2016: Social Enterprise Awards “Innovation Award” winner

  • 2017: Atlassian “Accelerator Grant” winner

  • 2017 & 2018: MIT Solve prize winner (with funding renewed until 2021)

  • 2018: SVC Asia’s “100 Social Enterprises to Watch Out For”

  • 2019: EdTech Review’s “Emerging EdTech Company of the Year”

Media recognition

We are very grateful for the attention that the Australian and international media has given to our work, helping us to shine the spotlight on the issues we are working tirelessly to address.