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We use this medium to notify the general public about N-Power IBM jumpstart competition. This competition aims in creating a sustainable positive future for the N-power volunteers after their mandatory youth service.
The IBM JumpStart will also provide the volunteers with the real opportunity to learn and acquire new world class IT skills, get inspired, innovate revolutionary technological solutions enabling them to move on to new jobs or become entrepreneurs while winning money at the end.
Goals of the 2019 Npower IBM JumpStart Competition
- To enable Nigerian citizens, entrepreneurs, and communities with the knowledge and tools to innovate, design, develop, and launch their own digital solutions.
- To enable vital skills development needed to transform Nigeria to the next level of productivity and efficiency
- It is also to enable N-power volunteers to learn on the IBM platform
Why applying for 2019 Npower IBM JumpStart Competition
Participants would be required to propose a solution and business case which should be aimed at solving Challenges related to any of the following fields namely: Education, Agriculture and Health care and should address a specific problem that can be implemented at scale.
The competition is focused on all batches of N-Teach, N-Health, N-Agro volunteers and it consists of four stages:
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Method of Applying/Participating in the 2019 Npower IBM JumpStart Competition
The following are eligible for this competition:
- All Volunteers of N-Health
- Beneficiaries of N-Teach
- Beneficiaries of N-Agro
- Volunteers registered on the IBM-DNA platform
- Beneficiaries in the 2016 and 2017 batch
How to apply for Npower IBM Jumpstart Competition
Volunteers register on the IBM DNA by following Links on the NPower Portal to Start Learning and Earning Badges.
Learners with the highest number of Badges each week (in the case where they are multiple winners, the ‘Learning Hours’ takes preference) win the weekly cash prize and volunteers are selected from the poll of Top learners for the Final Stage of the Competition.
The competitors will present their solutions in an organized program where their ideas will be judged by selected judges.
Register now through your NPVN Portal here