Apply for 2023 MTN Ace Tech Economic Empowerment Program Application Form. the program will focus on upskilling the youth interested in tech-related innovations. Register online!
About the program
MTN Ace is a nationwide youth-centered economic empowerment program that impacts the relevant skills and creates opportunities for the youth. They program is designed for fresh graduates, those in and out of school, innovators, entrepreneurs well as tech-driven start-ups.
The MTN ACE initiative is an invention of the MTN Uganda Foundation, executed in partnership with; the Ministry of ICT & National Guidance, The National ICT Innovation Hub, Centenary Technology Services, Refactory, MUBS Entrepreneurship Innovation, and Incubation Centre, as well as MTN’s Fintech subsidiary, MTN MoMo Uganda Limited.
Interested in joining the MTN Ace Tech?
Are you an innovator or part of a digital innovation team that is looking to grow in skill and scale? If you answered YES to any of those questions, this program is for you!
MTN Ace Tech Economic Empowerment Program 2023
- The program is delivered by Refactory whose focus is on skilling work ready talent for software engineering and related disciplines. The program trains both entry level and experienced digital innovators that are looking to upskill both their programming and entrepreneurial skills. The hub creates an environment for ICT innovators facing challenges with workspace, limited internet connectivity and searching for creative spaces that spur thinking. MTN Foundation equip the space and facilitates training, coaching and mentorship for startups.
- The program targets Ugandans with an innovative idea solving real life problems across all sectors, with specific key priority areas of Uganda’s Vision2040 – National Development Priorities i.e., Agriculture, Tourism & Trade, Minerals & Energy, Health, Education, Refugee/Host Communities and the Justice, Law and Order sector.
Requirements/Eligibility for MTN Ace Tech Economic Empowerment Program 2023
The individual must be a digital innovator looking to upskill with programming and entrepreneurship skills. He/ She should have built or attempted to build a digital product and are looking to upskill and should have been a part of team that has built or attempted to build a digital product and are looking to upskill
All applicants must possess the following:
- Should be 18 years and above
- Must be able to commit to the program attendance of at least 80%.
- Must have access to a laptop and internet
How to register for 2023 MTN Ace Tech Economic Empowerment Program