Nigerians thrive abroad given the right environment, such we are promoting an enabling culture for youth in technology to maximize the opportunity for value creation in the market place and easily start a flourishing career and business.
You must be an undergraduate of any tertiary institution in Nigeria or a member of NYSC to attend.
This is a very hands-on and grassroots event. Bring your laptops, mobile phones, to whatever inspires you but above all, your energy and your brain! Don’t worry if you forget something, there will be tons of stuff to do.
We hope teams at the hackathon will form around problems expressed by organisers or the provided hack categories. Teams are at most 4 people and we do encourage participants to start forming teams before the event, but if you don't have one, don’t worry, We’ll have a team formation before the start of the event.
Admission to CODEFEST NIGERIA HACKATHON 2018 is completely free. Unfortunately we cannot reimburse travel costs for this event.
You must to be an undergraduate of any tertiary institution in Nigeria or member of NYSC to attend.
We are able to provide winners monetary awards and software incubation - thanks to our partners, sponsors, and every team that signs an exclusivity agreement with the organizers/host on the team project.
CODEFEST NIGERIA HACKATHON 2018 is strictly for those who possess coding/programming knowledge except you want to join our boot camp training during the event.
We will provide meals for our hackers on Day1 and 2. There will also be snacks and coffee.
Hacking all night can be great fun, but unfortunately the venue does not allow a sleepover.
If you want to organize a CODEFEST+ in your area or have one at your existing event, contact us and we will let you know how to make it happen BIG.
Solve a problem in one of these sectors: Health, Security, Education, Agriculture, Power, Energy, Infrastructure, Finance, Trade, Transportation, Social interaction
Seed funding - $1,000 (each winning team to incubate your ideas), Network, Internship, Incubation, Job placement, State Award, Ambassador
Challenge students to innovation and technology. Develop new market ready software. Crowdsource talent for companies and facilitate participating teams to start a start-up.
We love digital transformation. This best describes the challenge to Code for Nigeria's HACKATHON, happening within 48hrs.
Eligibility to participate as a contestant in the fest is strictly for undergraduate of Nigerian schools or persons under NYSC with prerequisite knowledge of computer programming or software development in various structures: programming languages, web application, APIs, operating systems etc.