Apply for Google AdCamp Competition for African University Students 2015

Up to 70 current university students will be selected to participate in an all-expense-paid Google AdCamp experience at one of Google’s offices where participants get to meet with Googlers and interns, compete in a case competition, participate in social activities and get an inside look into helping small and medium businesses thrive. Online advertising is […]

Have you Applied for Google Student Ambassador Program 2014 for Sub-Saharan Africa? You should Give it a try

The Google Student Ambassador Program is an opportunity for students to act as liaisons between Google and their universities. These ambassadors: Learn about innovative Google products and programs Plan and host fun events on campus Act as a campus contact for Google teams Help Google better understand each university’s culture It’s that time of the […]

Share how the Internet has changed your life to win $25,000

The web is changing lives every day. Do you have your own inspiring web story? Africa Connected is focused on showcasing everyday success stories being made with the help of the web and Google. How has the web powered you? Have you achieved success since getting connected to the web? Share your story and you […]

Application still Open for Doodle for Google Contest 2013: My Kenya

Contest Name: Doodle for Google 2013: My Kenya About The Contest Doodle 4 Google is a program that invites students to use their artistic talents to think big and redesign Google’s homepage logo for millions to see. This year, in celebration of Kenya’s Jubilee year, the search giant is challenging students all across Kenya to […]

Project Loon: Google Introduce Balloon-Powered Internet Access to reach rural areas

Google, the internet giant, recently revealed its plans to bring internet access to rural areas through its current project to introduce Balloon-powered internet access tagged ‘Project Loon’. The project is currently in the development stage with lots of challenges, however test Balloons (30) was launched last week in Canterbury area of New Zealand. Google admits […]

Internet & Tech: Industry Experts discuss Content Creation and Distribution at Google SYNC 2013 conference

Lagos, 4th June. Google today hosted industry experts from the business, content creation and entertainment communities to its SYNC Nigeria 2013 conference.  The 3-day conference which brought together entrepreneurs, content creators and journalists was aimed at enabling content creators to embrace the power of the web to grow locally relevant content online and drive monetization. […]

Google Launch Global Impact Awards program to provides $23 millions for nonprofit tech innovators in Africa

Google has launched the new Global Impact Awards to support organizations using technology and innovative approaches to tackle some of the toughest human challenges. From real-time sensors that monitor clean water to DNA barcoding that stops wildlife trafficking, Google’s first round of awards provides $23 million to seven organizations changing the world, of which four […]

Google Places API Developer Challenge 2012 –Still open for Application

Would you like to: Create an app or site that solves health problems, understands crime patterns, or improves commerce? Better your local government or community and improve its efficiency? If you’ve got innovative ideas regarding apps which can improve the quality of life for communities or aid local governments in improving their services, then the […]

Google offers $5.8 million Grant to Support great non-profit organisations in Africa

Google is making $40 million in grants in the areas of education, technology for social good, and modern day slavery to support non-profit Organizations. 11 of the selected grantee organizations, doing valuable work in Africa, will receive grants worth over $5.8 million. The sectors to benefit from the grant include, Girl education, Empowerment through technology, […]