MyData Operator Application 2020

The application form for the third round of MyData operator self-description and awards is now closed. The awards were announced on 2 December 2020 at

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The MyData Operator 2020 Award recognises operators of human-centric infrastructure for personal data management and sharing as described in the Understanding MyData Operators -white paper (May 2020).

Applications for MyData Operator 2020 status will be assessed in batches on bi-monthly basis. The first two batches of MyData operators were awarded in July and Oct 2020 (see the operators page) and there will be one more opportunity to submit in November.


Applications open:

Wednesday 4th November 2020
Applications close: Wednesday 18th November 2020 (midnight CET)
Initial feedback: Monday 23rd November 2020
Peer calls: 24th Nov – 26th Nov 2020
Re-submissions close: Friday 27th November 2020 (midnight CET)
Awards made: Wednesday 2nd December 2020

Application form will be open on this page during the application periods. Based on the experience from the first batch the application process including the initial submission, responding to feedback and community engagement may take between 5 hours to two days to complete.

It is highly recommended that applicants prepare the responses offline to be copy-pasted over to the form in order to avoid accidental loss of information during the form filling process.

Before starting to fill the form, please read the guidance notes (PDF). Among other important information the guidance notes include all the questions and maximum character limits.