Game of Learners Season II is here! If you love solving problems, this is the program for you.
Application Deadline: 7th February 2021
About the Award: GOL is a gamified five-week virtual hackathon developed by MicrosoftADC. It is back, this time open to students in Nigeria and Kenya.
Eligibility: You are eligible to enter if you meet the following requirements at time of entry:
•You are at least 18 years of age and are actively enrolled as a student at an accredited college/university (or equivalent)in Kenya or Nigeria.
•If you are a Microsoft Learn Student Ambassador, you are eligible to participate if you are in your Alpha milestone.
If you are an Alpha member of the Microsoft Learn Student Ambassadors and you meet the eligibility criteria you may participate but you are prohibited from using any resources which are not broadly available to all other students. This includes but not limited to the Visual Studio Enterprise Subscription benefits.
Eligible Countries: Kenya, Nigeria
To be Taken at (Country): Virtual
Number of Awards: 1
Value of Award: The winning team will be featured on the ADC website. Each member of the winning team will receive:
- 1 year Azure credits totaling $1200USD
- 1 year LinkedIn Learning vouchers
- Digital certificate and digital badge for winning
- Mentorship from preferred professionals
Duration of Award: The Competition starts at 00:01 East Africa Time (“EAT”) on 1st March 2021and ends on3rd April 2021.
How to Apply: Apply here
- It is important to go through all application requirements in the Award Webpage (see Link below) before applying.