The National Information Technology Development Agency NITDA Support Scheme 2020 is a Federal Government Agency established to, among others, develop and regulate Information Technology (IT) in Nigeria.
However, in furtherance to transforming the country into a knowledge-based and IT driven economy, the Agency is introducing the NITDA Technology Innovation Support Scheme to provide opportunity for building capacity of both Hub Managers and Technology startups to ensure massive creation of entrepreneurs and jobs within the ecosystem.
The scheme is expected to cover the following areas.
- ● Hub Upskilling
- ● Technical Capacity Building
- ● Incubation Programme
- ● Internship Programme
Therefore, are you a creative/innovative Nigerian who is at the early stage of your business? Do you want to build your technical skills, get experience working with corporates or join an incubation hub?
|Schemes Objective||Program Type||Closing Date|
|Start application||The programme is designed to ensure that Hub Managers have the required skills sets to support digital startups and build innovation ecosystems in their localities||Hubs Up Scaling||24-Aug-2020|
|Start application||This programme is designed to provide startups the opportunity to work with established Hubs. It will provide opportunities for capacity building, mentorship and developing a tech entrepreneurship skills.||Technical Capacity Building||24-Aug-2020|
|Start application||This is a programme designed to support idea-stage startups to scale up from ideas to market.||Internship Programme||24-Aug-2020|
|Start application||This component involves equipping Nigerian youths with the technological and entrepreneurial skills required to either establish innovative companies or secure decent work in existing enterprises.||Incubation Programme||24-Aug-2020|
Please Note, only Successful candidates will be invited for the oral interview