Awards and grants

LEGO Foundation Play for All Accelerator


onebillion is a winner of the final phase of the LEGO Foundation’s Play for All Accelerator programme. This three year grant is enabling us to significantly enhance our educational offering for all by centring the needs of neurodivergent children across our software.

onebillion has won the 2022 Math Power! Prize for its success in inspiring children to engage with and enjoy maths.

onebillion is one of six winners of the WISE Awards for its success in addressing global education challenges.

Cisco Foundation


Funding from Cisco Foundation has supported the localisation and validation of onebillion’s onetest digital assessment.

Global Learning XPRIZE


onebillion is the co-winner of the $15M Global Learning XPRIZE 2019, following a 15 month field trial of onecourse with out-of-school children in Tanzania.

Unlocking Talent, an alliance of onebillion, VSO, University of Nottingham and the Malawi Ministry of Education, received the Comic Relief Tech4Good Award in 2018.



onecourse has been recognised as an impactful innovation by HundrED every year since 2018.