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Google a Technology giant company has launched the Google Impact Challenge (GIC) Nigeria 2018. In this article, i will be telling you all need to know about GIC Nigeria and How to Apply Google Impact Challenge Nigeria with guidelines. Google impact challenge Nigeria

The Google Country Marketing Manager, Affiong Osuchukwu, said the initiative will see Google offer $2 million worth of grant to non-profits in the country that are innovating by using technology to reach their goals.

She further revealed that four non-profits stand to win $250,000 each, while eight runners-up will get $125,000 each.

Speaking at the announcement on Wednesday, Osuchukwu said the goal of the challenge was to solve some of the continent pressing challenges, She said

“THIS IS THE FIRST TIME WE ARE RUNNING A GIC IN AFRICA. MANY AFRICAN NON-PROFITS ARE DOING GREAT WORK WITH REAL IMPACT, AND WE ARE KEEN TO SHINE A LIGHT ON THEM AND GIVE A FINANCIAL BOOST TO INNOVATIVE PROJECTS AND IDEAS.”

PANEL OF JUDGES FOR GIC

Osuchukwu said that winners would be decided by a panel of local judges and a public vote.

The panel of judges include the

  1. Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Channels Media Group,
  2. Mr. John MomohCEO,
  3. Zinox Technologies,
  4. Mr. Leo Stan EkehEx-international footballer and
  5. founder of the Kanu Heart Foundation,
  6. Kanu NwankwoPhilanthropist and
  7. Executive Director of Nigeria Network of NGOs,
  8. Oluseyi Oyebisi,Philanthropist and
  9. Media entrepreneur,
  10. Mo AbuduManaging General Partner, EchoVC Partners,
  11. Eghosa OmoiguGoogle Country Director,
  12. Juliet Ehimuan-Chiazor

She said that the winning non-profits would also have free access to guidance, technical assistance, and mentorship from Google.

GIC ELIGIBILITY

To be eligible such organizations must be registered as a non-profit in their country of operation.Have community impact.Be innovative.Have the potential to scale directly or to serve as a model for other communities.Be feasible; have a well-thought-out plan and well-equipped team to execute

GUIDELINES – What you Should Know

Here are some basic information you need to know about Google Impact Challenge Nigeria. Continue reading to know how to apply

1. What is the full, registered name of your organization?
a. [text field]
2. If your organization has a website, please provide the URL:
a. Provide only one. You can share additional resources at the end of the application.
b. [text field, optional]
3. Is your organization registered as a nonprofit (NPO, NGO, or similar) or as a for-profit business?
a. [select one: nonprofit, for-profit business]
4. I certify that the organization for which I am submitting this application is eligible to apply for the
Challenge. This means my organization meets the eligibility guidelines outlined in the Challenge Rules,
including current legal registration in Nigeria, and a proposed project with a clear charitable purpose.
a. Full rules are available here (opens in a new window)
b. [checkbox]
5. What is the official, registered address of your organization?
a. Street Address [text field]
b. City [text field]
c. State [select one: Abia; Adamawa; Akwa Ibom; Anambra; Bauchi; Bayelsa; Benue; Borno; Cross
River; Delta; Ebonyi; Enugu; Edo; Ekiti; FTC; Gombe; Imo; Jigawa; Kaduna; Kano; Katsina; Kebbi;
Kogi; Kwara; Lagos; Nasarawa; Niger; Ogun; Ondo; Osun; Oyo; Plateau; Rivers; Sokoto; Taraba;
Yobe; Zamfara]
d. Postal Code [text field]
6. When was your organization founded?
a. Format: MM/YYYY
b. [text field]
7. What is your organization’s mission?
a. [text field]
8. How many full-time employees does your organization have?
a. Do not include volunteers in this question — only full-time, paid staff of the local chapter (if
applicable) of your organization.
b. [number field]
9. The name of the person completing this application is:
a. [text field]
10. What is your job title?
a. [text field]
11. What is your email address?
a. [text field]
12. What is your contact telephone number?
a. Include country and area codes.
b. [text field]
13. Have any Google staff, officers or directors (or to your knowledge, immediate family members thereof)
been members of your organization’s board or officer group within the last 12 months?
a. [yes/no buttons]
14. If you answered “yes” to the above question, explain here:
a. [text field, optional]
15. Does your organization have any business dealings or ongoing negotiations with Google?
a. [yes/no buttons]
16. If you answered “yes” to the above question, explain here:
a. [text field, optional]
17. To your knowledge, are any current government officials, employees or civil servants employed by your
organization or are they members of your organization’s board or officer group?
a. [yes/no buttons]
18. If you answered “yes” to the above question, explain here:
a. [text field, optional]
19. On behalf of my organization, I affirm that we do not have any dealings or programs involving entities or
located in countries under U.S. or Nigerian export controls or sanctions.
a. [yes/no buttons]
20. If you are unable to agree to the statement above, please provide a detailed explanation here:
a. [text field, optional]
Financial Information
Please include organization-wide data for fiscal years 2015, 2016 and 2017 in US Dollars (USD). Estimates are
fine; please do not include potential funding from the Challenge. If an answer is not applicable to your
organization (for example, if your organization was founded less than 3 years), enter ‘0’. We may ask for
additional financial information from your organization during our evaluation process.
21. Annual operating expenses (USD):
a. 2017 [number field]
b. 2016 [number field]
c. 2015 [number field]
22. Annual revenues (USD)
a. 2017 [number field]
b. 2016 [number field]
c. 2015 [number field]
23. Total assets (USD):
a. 2017 [number field]
b. 2016 [number field]
c. 2015 [number field]
24. Total liabilities (USD):
a. 2017 [number field]
b. 2016 [number field]
c. 2015 [number field]
Project Overview
Please answer the following five questions, each in one sentence or less – they’ll give us high-level
understanding of your project and its goals. We’ll ask for more detail in just a minute.
25. Please complete the following sentences:
a. [30 word limit] My project is named… [text field]
b. [30 word limit] It will provide economic opportunity to… [text field]
c. [30 word limit] It will improve lives by… [text field]
d. [30 word limit] This project is different than existing solutions because it… [text field]
e. [30 word limit] If successful, in five years our project will… [text field]
26. [30 word limit] Describe the geographic area that your project impacts:
a. [text field]
27. To which category does this project primarily align?
a. [multiple choice: Arts, Culture and Humanities; Education; Environment and Animals; Health;
Human Services; Other]
Project Detail
28. [150 word limit] In what stage is your project presently? What have you accomplished to-date?
a. [text field]
29. [150 word limit] Tell us more about the problem you propose to address. Why did you choose to take it
on? Approximately how many people are affected? How does the problem impact their lives?
a. [text field]
30. [150 word limit] Contextualize your idea: what other approaches have been tried in the past? What is the
insight or innovation that differentiates your project, and how is it better than what already exists?
a. [text field]
31. [150 word limit] Why would a potential beneficiary or user choose to engage with your product or
service (including paying the cost, if there is one)? How will you make sure potential beneficiaries know
about your project?
a. [text field]
Impact and Risks
32. [150 word limit] What would the impact of this project be, if successful? Please quantify the potential
impact, and explain how you calculated your estimate.
a. Please clearly identify any assumptions you made and include sources where available.
b. [text field]
33. [150 word limit] How would you define and measure the primary indicator in your answer above?
a. [text field]
34. [150 word limit] How could your project and its impact grow beyond what you’ve proposed in this
application? How will you sustain and grow the impact of this work beyond this grant?
a. [text field]
35. [150 word limit] What are the 1-2 most significant risks you anticipate in this project? How has your
team planned to address them?
a. [text field]
Team, Partners and Budget
36. [150 word limit] What makes your core team best suited to tackle this project?
a. [text field]
37. [150 word limit] Organization-wide, who are your major partners or funders from the last 3 years?
a. [text field]
38. [150 word limit] On this project specifically, which partnerships are or will be most critical for your
success? What is the incentive for those organizations to partner with you?
a. [text field]
39. [150 word limit] If selected as a finalist, how would your project utilize $125,000 in funding? Please
provide an overview of your anticipated budget.
a. [text field]
40. [100 word limit] Briefly, how would your goals and project plan change if you were to win the $250,000
prize?
a. [text field]
41. [150 word limit] If your organization is not a nonprofit, please explain how you will allocate any profit
that your project earns.
a. [text field]
42. By submitting an application, I certify on behalf of my organization that: (1) my organization agrees to
be contacted by Google for purposes of carrying out the Challenge; (2) my organization agrees to the
Challenge Rules; (3) all information contained in this application is true and accurate; (4) my
organization meets the eligibility requirements specified in the Challenge Rules; (5) none of the
information in this application is confidential or proprietary; and (6) I am an authorized representative of
my organization who has the authority and permission from the organization to participate in the
Challenge on behalf of the organization; and (d) has the authority to legally bind the organization –
including, without limitation, to the terms and conditions of the Challenge Rules and to any other
required documentation as contemplated in the Challenge Rules.
a. Note: The information you submit will be used in accordance with Google’s Privacy Policy. The
rules are available here. If you do not wish to submit your application or cannot certify for your
organization, do not check the box above. If you do not certify, nothing in your application will be
saved or sent to Google.
b. [checkbox] I certify
Optional Information
43. Yes, I would like to receive email updates from Google on the Google.org Impact Challenge and other
community initiatives. (optional)
a. You can withdraw your consent at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in emails you
receive.
b. [checkbox] Yes, opt me in
4. Please include links to up to 3 articles, publications, videos, or other resources that support your
proposal. (optional)
a. [text field]
45. Is there anything else we should know? (optional)
a. [text field]
46. How did you hear about the Challenge? (optional; select all that apply)
a. A colleague or friend
b. Another applicant or a Judge
c. Email from Google
d. Email from another organization
e. Google.com homepage
f. Press (print, radio, or TV)
g. Social media
h. Other

How to apply for Google Impact Challenge in Nigeria

Interested Person should apply on or before 11:59pm on July 4, 2018, To Apply Click this link apply Here. The panel of judges will begin selection and public voting will take place over the following four months. The final winner selection/award ceremonies will be held during the week of November 26th in Lagos.

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This is to inform the general Public that Npower Recruitment 2018 is out. Interested Applicants are hereby informed that Npower Recruitment Form 2018/2019 is now on sale. I have been getting series of questions like When will Npower 2018 recruitment begin, how do I register for Npower 2018, Is Npower registration form 2018 ou etc.
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To be ascertain if the Npower Recruitment 2018 has officially started, reach out to the official Npower Plc recruitment portal: www.portal.npower.gov.ng or Visit this page frequently for we shall update anytime the Recruitment application details is out.

Aim of Npower

The Federal Government of Nigeria has designed the N-Power Programme to drastically reduce youth unemployment. N-Power is also linked to the Federal Government’s policies in the economic, employment and social development arenas. The modular programmes under N-Power will ensure that each participant will learn and practice most of what is necessary to find or create work. Some of these graduates will also help in actualizing Nigeria’s economic and strategic aspirations of achieving food security and self-sufficiency.
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N-Power will also be a platform for diversifying the economy. N-Power is preparing young Nigerians for a knowledge economy where, equipped with world-class skills and certification, they become innovators and movers in the domestic and global markets.

Npower Recruitment Requirements 2018

N-Power aspires to provide a platform where most Nigerians can access skills acquisition and development. At this time however, the initial modular programmes in N-Power are designed for Nigerian citizens between the ages of 18 and 35.
You will need to meet the minimum requirements (if any) for your respective programme. Generally, selection is based:
On your expression of a genuine interest in whichever area you decide;
Passing the relevant tests;
Your willingness to push yourself beyond your comfort zone; and
Ability to show a flair to develop all the skills you need to be the best you can be.
While there are fixed requirements along the way, we will be relying on you to take ownership of the process and take the lead in shaping your route, by making the most of the training that you will receive.
For the purposes of N-Power, Graduate means having a minimum of a Higher National Diploma (HND) or a Bachelors Degree from a higher institution.

 

Npower Recruitment Criteria

  • Unemployed graduates or non-graduates
  • Must be between 18-35 years old
  • Basic illustration skills will be an advantage for animation and graphic arts
  • For Script Writing, creative writing skills and analytical writing skills will be an advantage
  • Problem solving skills
  • Ability to undertake self-tutorship
  • Detail-oriented Analytical problem solving

How to Apply For Npower Recruitment 2018

Application is usually done on the Npower official website. www.npower.gov.ng to visit the application portal. You will get more details on how to apply there.

Npower Recruitment Application

Deadline

The 2018 Npower Recruitment Closing Date is yet To be announced.

Kindly drop your info below to get notified as you won’t like to miss out.

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Apply for David Oyedepo Undergraduate Scholarship 2018 is ongoing. Interested candidates should apply for David Oyedepo Scholarship 2018/2019.David oyedepo undergraduate scholarship

About the David Oyedepo Foundation scholarship 2018

The David Oyedepo Foundation scholarship program is our major platform for promoting the Foundation’s vision and goals. The scholarship program awards full ride scholarships to qualified individuals who are indigenes and residents of African countries. The scholarship seeks to develop youth leaders who are ready to put their learned skills to work in leading organizations, communities and their local countries. The scholarship grants students the opportunity to study at Covenant and Landmark University, Nigeria.

Application Deadline:

July 15, 2018

Eligible Field Of Study:

Chemical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Information & Communications Technology, Petroleum Engineering, Architecture, Applied Biology and Biotechnology, Microbiology, Computer Science, Economics, Accounting, Animal Science, Soil Science, Crop Science, Agricultural and Biosystem Engineering, Electrical And Information Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Biochemistry

Eligibility Requirements

The David Oyedepo Foundation Scholarship 2018/2019 program is open to Young Africans who meet the following criteria:

  • Are citizens and permanent residents of any African Nation
  • Are between the ages of 18 and 25 at the time of application submission
  • Are eligible to receive a Nigerian student visa
  • Are proficient in reading, writing and speaking English
  • Have a record of exceptional performance at the secondary school level which is benchmarked by:
  1. At least 20 points above JAMB cut off points (for Nigerians only)
  2. 80% recorded average or 4.0GPA/5.0 in Secondary/High School Transcript
  3. Already have begun admission applications to Covenant or Landmark University

What the Scholarship covers

  • Full Academic fees for a maximum of 5 years (In accordance to the University stipulated time for duration of chosen course).

The scholarship does not cover;

  • Travel allowances
  • Feeding allowances
  • Medical/Health Insurance or allowance
  • Any other fees outside University generated Academic fees for a course at any level

How to apply for David Oyedepo Undergraduate Scholarship 

Candidate who wish to apply for the scholarship should Click David Oyedepo Undergraduate Scholarship

Selection process and Criteria

The David Oyedepo Foundation Scholarship Program selection process is a need dependent, merit based open competition. After the deadline, all eligible applications will be reviewed by a selection panel. Following this review, chosen finalists will be interviewed by the David Oyedepo Foundation team, through an online video conferencing platform. If advanced to the final round, applicant must provide;

  • Proof of application to Covenant or Landmark University
  • Proof of citizenship
  • All original copies of documents uploaded during application

Selection panels will use the following criteria to evaluate applications (not in order of importance): Apply for DOF Scholarship 2018.

  • A proven record of superior scholastic ability
  • Displayed financial need
  • Outstanding character
  • A proven record of leadership and community involvement
  • A commitment to influence home community with skills learned

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OAU Jupeb Admission Application Form for 2018/2019 academic session is out. Obafemi Awolowo University is inviting applications are from suitably qualified candidates for admission into Joint Universities Preliminary Examinations Board (JUPEB) programme for 2018/2019 Session. oau jupeb admission form

OAU JUPEB Admission Form Eligibility

Eligible Candidates must possess minimum of 5 Credits at maximum of two sittings in at least 5 subjects (inclusive of English Language) relevant to the candidates desired course of study in the University.

The Programme leads to the award of JUPEB Certificate which enables candidate gain Direct Entry admissions into Obafemi Awolowo University and other Universities in Nigeria.

OAU Jupeb Admission Form 2018/2019 Duration

The duration of the Programme is a minimum of one academic session of two Semesters.

Available Subject Combinations for OAU JUPEB

 

oau jupeb admission form 2018/2019Candidates are to note that the above listed subject combinations meet the requirements (as applicable) for admission into Degree Programmes in the Arts, Sciences and Social Sciences courses in Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife and other universities in Nigeria.

How to apply for OAU JUPEB Admission form

Candidates should apply for OAU Jupeb by clicking this link OAU Jupeb Admission Form

  1. Pay the Application fee of ₦15,000.00 through e-Tranzact Payment Platform at any branch of First Bank, Skye Bank, Wema Bank or UBA Plc Nationwide. A Receipt which contains a Receipt Number and Confirmation Order Number will be given to you at the Bank. (Please note that Bank charges are to be paid).
  2. Go to OAUCDL website: (www.oaucdl.edu.ng) and Click on: “JUPEB” and read the Instruction carefully. Create your account by clicking on “Apply Now!”. You are to supply valid username, password, email address and other required information.
  3. After creating the Account, login back into your Account with your username and password.
  4. Make payment at any branch of First bank, Skye bank or UBA via eTranzact network
  5. Fill the online Application Form and upload your recent passport photograph. The passport photograph must meet the following specifications:
    • The passport photograph must be coloured with white background (Black and white photograph is not acceptable).
    • The passport must be recent (not earlier than 3 Months before the time of the application) and the size should not be more than 100KB.
  6. After filling the form, logout and keep your username and password safe. (Save your Username and Password on your Phone so as not to forget). Keep checking the website from time to time for the actual date of the entrance examination.

Please Note

  • All Applicants are advised to to be checking our website from time to time for the actual date of the Preliminary Entrance Exam and other relevant information.
  • All Candidates are required to use valid e-mail addresses and PERSONAL Telephone Numbers.
  • The forms must be filled and submitted on-line either immediately or within 2 weeks of accessing the website. No downloaded or printed copies of forms will be accepted.
  • Applicants are to note that 2018/2019 JUPEB Entrance Exam holds at Ile-Ife centre (Moro Campus) only.
  • Candidates are advised to follow the Application Instructions very carefully and ensure they select the Correct SUBJECT COMBINATION. Failure to do so may adversely affect the Candidate. see more info here oau jupeb admission form 2018/2019

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