The Nigerian Content Science and Technology Innovation Challenge (STIC) 2020 for Nigerian Students (Cash + prizes)

The Nigerian Content Science and Technology Innovation Challenge is an entrepreneurship development program that is open to all students of accredited Nigerian tertiary institutions

Application Deadline: 14th January, 2020

About the Award: The Science and Technology Innovation Challenge (STIC) is a novel entrepreneurship development program by the Nigerian Content and Development Management Board (NDCMB) and implemented by Enactus Nigeria, intended to challenge all students of accredited Nigerian tertiary institutions, to apply science, technology and innovation to finding home-grown solutions to everyday problems across all sectors of the economy.

Type: Entrepreneurship


  • -Teams of two students from any of the accredited tertiary institutions in Nigeria
  • -A team can only consist of students who are not graduating before December 2021
  • -Students can be from any department in any of the tertiary institutions.

Selection Criteria:

  • Innovative solution must be scalable
  • Innovative solution must be driven by technology
  • Innovative solution must have real life applications
  • Innovative solution must proffer solution to at least one key sectors of the Nigerian economy
  • Innovative solution must create jobs
  • Innovative solution must reduce poverty
  • Innovative solution must be financially profitable and create wealth.

Eligible Countries: Nigeria

To be Taken at (Country): Nigeria

Number of Awards: Not specified

Value of Award:

  • Winning students

STIC 2020 Champions

(Ten Million Naira) + Business incubation

  • First runner-up


(Four Million Naira) + Business incubation

  • Second runner-up


(One Million, Five Hundred Thousand Naira)

Winning Faculty Guides

  • STIC 2020 Champions
    (Seven Hundred and Fifty Thousand Naira) + Apple Mac
  • First runner-up
    (Five Hundred Thousand Naira)
  • Second runner-up
    (Two Hundred and Fifty Thousand Naira)

Winning institution

  • STIC 2020 Champions
    + research & development centre
  • First runner-up
  • Second runner-up

How to Apply: APPLY NOW

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

Visit Award Webpage for Details

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