GameUp Africa 2022 for African Game Developers

GameUp Africa 2022 for African Game Developers

When is Application Deadline?

5th August 2022

Tell Me About Award:

GameUp Africa is an online training program for entry-level game developers. The program is designed to take you from zero to building games such as endless runners, match 3 and platformers. You will learn how to develop, refine, and package popular games for Android and the Google Play Store.

What Type of Award is this?


Who can apply?

  • Technical Skills: Individuals with existing programming knowledge are preferred
  • Location: You must reside in Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, or Nigeria
  • Device Requirement: Must own a computer and a smartphone
  • Duration: Able to participate in a 5-month training programme

Selection Criteria: Anyone in Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya or Nigeria can apply. Our ideal candidate should possess some of the following experience :

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  • Demonstrable knowledge of one of the programming language (C#, C++, HTML, JavaScript)
  • Have successfully completed an online software programming course in the past 12 months
  • Enthusiastic about launching a game development career

Which Countries are Eligible?

African countries

How Many Positions will be Given?

Not specified

What is the Benefit of Award?

Selected candidates can expect the following during the training.

  • State of the art mobile gaming curriculum
  • Self-paced and project-based learning
  • Periodic assessments and evaluation
  • Experience mentors from around the world
  • Programme events with special guest speakers
  • Option to participate in a game jam
  • Certificate of Completion &
  • Paid Internship​ for top performers

How to Apply for Program?

Bootcamp Starts: 15th August 2022

Apply Now

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