Introducing the 2024 National Girls in ICT Competition, an initiative that seeks to transform the ICT landscape in Nigeria by creating a platform for girls in secondary schools to showcase their skills, creativity, and innovation in various ICT-related domains.
This competition is an initiative of the Federal Ministry of Communication, Innovation, and Digital Economy to encourage female participation in the ICT sector and empower them to become leaders in this dynamic field. The aim is to bridge the gender gap in the industry and create equal opportunities for girls to participate and excel.
More than just a competition – Unleash your creativity and problem-solving skills
Are you a young girl with a passion for technology and innovation? This is your chance to showcase your skills, unleash your creativity, and make a significant impact in the world of ICT.
By participating, you will:
- Develop skills and hone your technical abilities in coding, programming, web development, cybersecurity, and data analytics.
- Gain Recognition and receive support from government agencies, educational institutions, and industry leaders.
- Network and learn by engaging in workshops, mentorship programs, and networking events to enhance your learning experience.
Requirement For National Girls in ICT Competition
If you have sisters/students below 16 years old with great ICT ideas around Health, Education or Security. Kindly help and guide them to fill this form – https://ngict.fmcide.gov.ng/ngict/
It’s for the *National Girls in ICT Competition* thats powered by the Federal Ministry of Communications, Innovation and Digital Economy.
The applicants should ideally form a team to apply.
How to participate on 2024 national girls in Ict Competition
Sign up for the competition through the registration portal here
Form a Team:
Build a team and register with the support of your teachers.
Solve a Problem:
Identify a problem in your community and develop a tech-based solution.
Participate in a 5-day training program across states to enhance your technical skills.
Showcase your solution in regional competitions to qualify for the national stage.
Present your innovative solution in a virtual pitching competition evaluated by qualified judges.
Recognition And Rewards:
Receive certificates, prizes, and opportunities for further education and development.
Rewards for Participants on National Girls in ICT Competition
Stage 1 Participants:
E-Certificate and guidelines to set up girls in ICT clubs
Stage 2 Participants:
Honourable mentions, certificates, and access to online courses.
Stage 3 Participants:
Scholarships, laptops, trophies, and certificates for winners.