2016 Etisalat Prize for Innovation is Open for Entries For All Innovative Entrepreneurs

For innovative entrepreneurs and brilliant Creative thinkers , Etisalat Nigeria’s has announced call for entries for the 2016 Etisalat Prize for Innovation.

The prize which is part of Etisalat Nigeria’s commitment to promote mobile broadband penetration in Nigeria is designed to reward innovations that can encourage mobile broadband utilisation in Nigeria and Africa at large.

Chief Executive Officer, Etisalat Nigeria, Matthew Willsher said the Etisalat Prize for Innovation is a reflection of the character of Etisalat in promoting and nurturing talent, since the platform would extend the conversation on the revolutionary impact of innovation and technology as it addresses social challenges the country.

The 2016 Etisalat Prize for Innovation will be awarded in two categories: Most Innovative Product/Service category which is worth N5,000,000 and Most Innovative Idea category worth N2,000,000. Both winners and the top 10 finalists will receive training at the Enterprise Development Centre of the Pan Atlantic University, Lagos.

To submit entries visit: prizeforinnovation.etisalat.com.ng. Entries for this year’s edition is open till September 9, 2016, winners will be announced in November 2016.


Previous winners


Anthony Oniwon, developer of Exammate and winner in the Most Innovative Product/Service category in 2014.


Adebayo Adegbembo, developer of Genii Games who won in the Most Innovative Product/Service category in 2013.



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