African Scholarships Facebook/Andela Challenge Software Developers 2020 for Africans

Facebook/Andela Challenge Software Developers 2020 for Africans

Facebook/Andela Challenge Software Developers 2020 for Africans

Are you interested in Mentoring Software Developers looking to build the next big technology product/solution out of Africa Cohort 2 of the BuildforSDG Challenge has opened applications for mentors to apply from all over Africa.

Application Deadline: Ongoing

About the Award: Facebook and Andela have partnered to up-skill developers across Africa through a seven-week immersive program where selected developers will work as individuals or in agile remote teams to innovate on industry projects.

We believe in the power of working as a community and as a community we are looking for mentors to join us in supporting/mentoring innovators who will be building the next big technology offering out of Africa through the #BuildforSDG Challenge 2020 Cohort 2 program.

Type: Job (volunteer)

Eligibility: The application process is open to engineers skilled in one or more languages/stacks/frameworks in any of the focus areas: Web, Mobile,
Cloud and DevOps.

Facebook/Andela Challenge Software Developers 2020 for Africans

Facebook/Andela Challenge Software Developers 2020 for Africans
Facebook/Andela Challenge Software Developers 2020 for Africans

Therefore, you are eligible to apply if you are proficient in any of:
JavaScript, Python, Ruby, PHP, Elixir, Golang, Rust, React, Angular, Vue, Flutter, Java, React Native, Swift, AWS, Azure, GCP, Docker, Kubernetes, Jenkins, etc.

Eligible Countries: Sub-Saharan Africa (Kenya, Uganda, Cameroon, Ghana, Nigeria and South-Africa)

Number of Awards: Not specified

Value of Award: For this program we prioritise growth opportunities and non-monetary incentives over financial rewards. We will be offering incentives and benefits where necessary on a programme-specific basis. These incentives include but are not restricted to:

  1. Access to curriculum / course content on online learning platforms
  2. First hand information on employment opportunities through the Andela Talent Marketplace
  3. Recommendations and referrals available on request
  4. Certificate of Participation
  5. Profile building coaching sessions

How to Apply: Apply here

  • It is important to go through all application requirements in the Award Webpage
  • (see Link below) before applying.

Duration of Award: 6 weeks

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