SIDN Fund stands for ‘a strong internet for all’. It provides financial support to ideas and projects that aim to make the internet stronger or that use the internet in innovative ways. By doing so, SIDN Fund wants to help increase the social impact of the internet in the Netherlands. SIDN Fund is an independent foundation established by SIDN, the foundation for internet domain registration in the Netherlands.
SIDN registers and manages all .nl domain names and ensures that they can be reached from anywhere in the world. But also contributes to the security and stability of the internet in the Netherlands, to the development of global internet policy and to the formulation of new internet standards.