Bill and Melinda Gates foundation Access to learning Award

Given each year by Global Libraries, the foundation's Access to Learning Award recognizes the innovative efforts of public libraries or similar organizations outside the United States to connect people to information through free access to computers and the Internet.  More details are available at following URL.

Since 2000, 9 initiatives have received the award worth 1 million dollars. For 2010, foundation is accepting application through October 31, 2009.