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2024 Tech4dev Digital For All Challenge for Africans

Unlock the Future of Tech with Us. We believe and are driven by the fact that every Nigerian deserves the right to digital literacy and skills for the future of work!

The #DigitalforAllChallenge is Africa's largest digital skilling competition, designed to reward self-development and encourage the acquisition and use of digital skills through competitive incentives. It is a free digital skill-building competition and program to increase digital literacy in Nigeria and igniting interest in obtaining digital skills and certifications using online platforms.

In its second year, the challenge will run in two phases: the training phase and the competition phase. After the training phase, beneficiaries will be required to take an assessment to qualify for the competition phase. The competition phase will run in three stages: state, regional and national (grand finale).

In the competition stage, learners can win up to 15 million naira in cash, laptops, tablets and other consolation prizes. 

Aim and Benefits 

Win exciting prizes!

The Challenge is back for its second year and is open to 3 categories of participants across Nigeria

Young Learners (ages 12-18)

  • 10 million naira cash prize for the grand prize winner!
  • 7.5 million naira cash consolation prizes for first runner up.
  • 5 million cash consolation prize for second runner up.

Youth Category (ages 19-45)

  • Basic
  1. 10 million naira cash prize for the grand prize winner!
  2. 7.5 million naira cash consolation prizes for first runner up.
  3. 5 million cash consolation prize for second runner up.
  • Intermediate
  1. 15 million naira cash prize for the grand prize winner!
  2. 12.5 million naira cash consolation prizes for first runner up.
  3. 10 million cash consolation prize for second runner up.
  • Civil Servants
  1. 10 million naira cash prize for the grand prize winner!
  2. 7.5 million naira cash consolation prizes for first runner up.
  3. 5 million cash consolation prize for second runner up.

Requirements 

Young Learners Category

To participate in this category:

  • You must be between the ages of 8 - 18 years.
  • You must be a student in either primary or secondary school.
  • You must complete the training in your school and pass the basic digital literacy assessment to qualify for the competition.
  • Your school and teacher must be registered on the platform.
  • Note: Only teachers actively employed with a primary or secondary school is allowed to register on behalf of their school and students

Youth Category

To participate in this category:

  • You must be between the ages of 19 - 45 years.
  • You must complete training and receive a certificate from the challenge's basic or advanced digital skilling program.

Civil Servants Category

To participate in this category:

  • You must be a civil servant.
  • You must complete training and receive a certificate from the challenge's basic digital skilling program.

Interview date, Process and venue

All learning will end in July 2024 and competition will commence August 2024.

Application Deadline

Not Specified

How to Apply

Interested and qualified? Go to Tech4dev on dfa.digitalforall.tech4dev.com to apply

Young Learners:

  1. Register - As a teacher register on the Digital for All Challenge Website, verify your email and create a unique password. You will need your login details to access the learning platform.
  2. Complete the basic digital literacy assessment to certify your digital literacy
  3. If you qualify, you will receive an email on how to access the learning content needed to train your students and prepare them for the basic digital literacy assessment to qualify them for the competition
  4. Trained students must compete at the state and regional levels to qualify for the grand finale

Youth:

  1. Register - Register on the Digital for All Challenge website, verify your email and create a unique password. You will need your login details to access the learning platform, so keep it safe.
  2. Complete Training - Complete either the basic or advanced learning program to qualify for the competition.
  3. Compete at the state and regional levels to qualify for the grand finale

Civil Servant:

  1. Register - Register on the Digital for All Challenge website, verify your email and create a unique password. You will need your login details to access the learning platform, so keep it safe.
  2. Complete Training - Complete the basic learning program to qualify for the competition.
  3. Compete at the state and regional levels to qualify for the grand finale.

For more details visit: Tech4dev website.

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