NITDA Technology Innovation And Entrepreneurship Support Scheme 2020 apply here The Federal Government established the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) to, among many others,help in the development and regulation of Information Technology (IT) In Nigeria.
As a measure to further the transforming of the country into a knowledge-based and IT-driven economy, the National Information Technology and Development Agency is introducing the NITDA Technology Innovation Support Scheme to provide the golden opportunity for producing the variety of both Hub Managers and Technology startups to see to the massive creation of entrepreneurs and jobs within the ecosystem. The scheme has been expected to cover the following areas of technology:
1. Technology Capacity Building:
This component involves equipping Nigerian youths with the technological skills required to innovate, secure decent work and also to access out sourcing opportunities.
2. Hub Upskilling:
The programme is designed to ensure that Hub Managers have the required skills sets to support digital startups and build innovation ecosystems in their localities.
3. Internship Programme:
This programme is designed to provide the startups with the opportunity to work with the established Hubs and companies. It is said to be a good source of provision for capacity building, mentorship and hands-on experience through the engagement in real life projects.
4 Incubation Programme:
This is a programme designed to support the idea-stage startups to scale up from Ideas to Programme market thus the benefit of the technology world in the country.
To see the required and expected possessions of interested applicants, Please endeavour to visit the official website at https://scholarship.nitda.gov.ng/tiess for more details.
The selection criterias for the Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurship Support Scheme are strictly based on merit and the selection Is equally distributed among the 36 States and FCT in the country.
All eligible candidates that are interested should log on to the support scheme portal https://scholarship.nitda.gov.ng/tiess and submit all relevant documents.
Please note that the registration period is Six (6) weeks from the date of this publication.
For further enquiries please, call Office of ICT Innovation and Entrepreneurship (OIIE) on 0907888885 or send email to [email protected]
It should be known to the interested applicants that only successful candidates will be invited for the oral interview which would mark off your final recruitment. Hence, strive to be successful in your application so as to finally be recruited by the Agency of NITDA.
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