Atos and GIZ are inviting applications for the ICT 4 Inclusion Challenge Africa Edition for People with Disabilities in 2021.
This challenge wishes to foster & scale digital and technical innovations that provide or improve access to education for children, youths, and/or adults with disabilities in Africa.
You can submit your innovative idea, mock-up, or proof of concept (PoC) if any of the following four criteria apply:
- developing a digital device and/or application, that facilitates inclusive education.
- developing digital assistive technologies to be used in educational settings.
- working on accessibility solutions for online learning environments.
- a concrete idea to raise awareness for inclusive education using digital technologies.
Worth of Award
In addition to being coached by elite mentors during the boot camp, the top 3 winning teams of the ICT 4 Inclusion Challenge Africa Edition will be awarded a dedicated 3-month long mentorship program after the boot camp, monetary prizes, and an opportunity to pitch to the Atos Accelerator programme.
How to Apply
All applications should be made online via the official website.
Deadline: Submit your innovative idea, mock-up, or proof of concept on September 15, 2021.