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African App Launchpad effort 2019 for young African start-ups

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African App Launchpad effort 2019 for young African start-ups

Application Due Date: Continuous

The President of Egypt, Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi, revealed the African App Launchpad effort within the closing event of the World Youth Online Forum (WYF) 2018 on Nov 6, 2018 in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt.

The African App Launchpad (AAL) effort is.
an Africa-wide platform intending to develop capability of Egyptian and African.
youth and foster facility of sustainable Egyptian and African.
start-ups in the location of the sophisticated ever-changing app and video game.
innovations.

AAL targets structure capability of 10 thousand students and developing one hundred start-ups. AAL works by availing a premium, technology-learning online platform through crowd-sourcing leading online material established by prominent universities and leading business, and provided through 3 leading MOOCs; Coursera, edX, and Udacity.

Goals

    • Structure capability and licensing young African qualities on the current advances in app and video game innovations.
    • Supporting production of task and organisation chances for the African youth through wage work, freelancing, and start-up facility.
    • Increasing the competitiveness of African ICT business by availing a plentiful skill swimming pool.
    • Forming Africa-wide knowing networks in leading innovations to function as platform for cultivating technology development and entrepreneurship.

Eligibility

    • People of each taking part African state can send their.
      application through the effort site presently being established.
    • Candidates are accepted as students based on satisfying the following requirements:.
      1. Higher-education graduate of year 2006 or after or ready to finish in the next 2 years.
      2. Great understanding of important ICT innovations as shown by.
        • University degree in ICT expertise.
        • Minutes 5-year work track in ICT shown by stamped referral letters and authorized by the matching African state’s centerpiece
        • Minutes 6-month worldwide training record in software application innovations.
          shown by official certificates and authorized by the matching African.
          state’s centerpiece.
      3. In case of minimal seats, top priority is offered to those with university.
        degree then to those with work experience then to those with training.
        record.

Advantages

    • Complimentary high-grade knowing track in among the sophisticated app and video game innovations.
    • Prominent worldwide certificate after effectively finishing the discovering track.
    • Possible opportunity to go to a regional knowing group to experience.
      cross knowing and talk about organisation effect of the underlying.
      innovations.
    • Chance to sign up with start-up competitors where each winning start-up.
      is granted USD 2K in extra to possible seed fund or incubation.
      service.
    • Being notified of Africa-wide job opportunity.

To Find Out More:

See the Authorities Website of the African App Launchpad effort 2019

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