Tech Bridge Make Africa Tech Challenge 2020 (Scholarship worth $1200 (480,000 Naira))

Tech Bridge Make Africa Tech Challenge 2020

Deadline: 4th July 2020 (Early Deadline: 26th June 2020)

The aim of this Tech Bridge Make Africa Tech Challenge 2020 is to invest in young Africans who can solve Africa’s problems using technology and build global solutions in the 16 weeks program.

The challenge provides a collaborative platform where solutions can be built to Africa’s problem by Africans. You will learn how to build high-scale solutions through mentorship from senior developers in global firms and be connected to job opportunities (remote or in-residence), or be able to build your own startup company with support after the training.

Make Africa Tech Challenge BENEFITS

  1. Top 5 applicants will obtain full scholarship worth $1200 (480,000 Naira)while 30 others (especially University students {postgraduate and undergraduate}) will receive up to 70% partial scholarship for the course of their choice.
  2. Student loan will be available to willing participants by our partner banks.
  3. You will be provided with sufficient data to learn weekly.
    Successful participants will receive certification from the University of Ibadan.
  4. Successful participants will gain job opportunity (remote or in-residence) in global firms immediately after the training.
  5. Successful participants, who build scalable solutions during the challenge, will be supported with funds, mentorship and other resources needed to kick start their startup.

Requirement

  1. You must be a Graduate, Working Class or an Undergraduate willing to learn rigorously for at least 20 hours per week.
  2. You are willing to pay back the student loan within a 15 Months timeline.
  3. You must have a laptop, good internet connection and access to power supply for your participation.
  4. To be part of the top 5 applicant to obtain full scholarship, you must do a one minute video stating what problem you intend to solve with your skill if selected, then obtain the highest likes or retweet on twitter with #makeafrica

Why apply now?

  1. Make Africa Tech Challenge is specifically designed to help brilliant individuals with interest in tech,build proficiency from zero level and become professionals in 16 weeks;
  2. We offer a structured process proven to reduce time and cost of building a tech skill.
  3. Unlike other online trainings, you will gain direct access to tech professionals and experts who are already at Senior Developers and CTO roles in global brands for direct mentorship, virtual training and industry needed skill building methodologies.
  4. You will learn with speed and be driven to gain mastery in a short time through project based activity and peer pressure – team learning model. You will also gain access to a variety of resources that will help you learn at a fast pace.
  5. Support for life through the Make Africa Group and TechBridge Consulting Team when you face on the job challenges.
  6. Participants have the opportunity to get proof of their training (certification) from Nigeria’s number one University.
  7. You will be able to secure full-time jobs, internships or remote jobs immediately after the training. You will also gain relevant knowledge for travel opportunities after the training, as we are committed to a journey with every trainee until they land their first Job.

This is the time for you to build skills to lead in the post COVID-19, and we have gathered some of our best instructors and mentors to help you every step of the way.

APPLY HERE

For more Information: Visit the website for Make Africa Tech Challenge