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Optus launches funding programme for innovative ideas

Monday 22 February 2016 | 17:41 CET | News
Optus has launched a new programme to foster digital innovation and bring to life bold ideas that have the ability to change the social landscape. Optus's Future Makers programme supports entrepreneurs, social enterprises and not-for-profit organisations with innovative technological ideas that help address the challenges faced by vulnerable young Australians.

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