Recipients of the grant are awarded up to $500 in credit to fuel their research with data collected on the Toloka crowdsourcing platform. Toloka maintains an on-demand crowdforce that is always available to help you with a wide range of tasks — from simple image labeling to complex opinion-based surveys.
Crowdsourcing may help researchers from a wide range of disciplines and we do not place any restrictions on the research areas. Here are some examples of areas that can benefit from our program, but we are open to anything interesting!
Modern Al algorithms rely on large amounts of carefully labeled data. Our crowd is ready to do the labeling work for you!
The Toloka platform is based on extensive crowd science research. Our grants enable researchers to test their theoretical methods in practice.
People are at the heart of Toloka and their well-being is our top priority. Gain insight from our pool of diverse and experienced crowd workers to develop better crowd management practices.
Online behavioral experiments are an appealing alternative to costly lab-based studies. You can use Toloka to recruit a large pool of subjects from all over the world.
Our program is open to students, post-docs, faculty members, researchers from nonprofit organizations, and everyone who needs to collect data for research purposes! Awards are distributed twice a month.
Fill out a short application form and tell us how Toloka can help to advance your research.
A team of Toloka researchers will evaluate the proposals and award the grants.
We will notify award recipients shortly after the submission deadline.
While awarded grants are unrestricted gifts, we have the following expectations:
Many research groups and startups have already used our platform to fulfill their data collection needs.