Fully Funded Digital Explorers Program 2019 is calling for applications. Digital Explorers is a career advancement programme for Nigerian digital talents. Furthermore, it is an ICT focused knowledge exchange initiative between Nigeria and Lithuania – two buzzing ICT markets – each different in its own right and therefore a source of valuable expertise to each other. It consists of a paid 1 year work placement and emerging technologies training in Lithuania – a vibrant and ever-growing European ICT hub – and reintegration support in Nigeria upon return.
In a more specific sense, it is a 1 – year career advancement journey that will take up to 50 Nigerian ICT specialists (developers, digital creatives, biz devs) to Lithuania for a paid employment in selected local ICT companies, and for skills enhancement training in emerging technologies. Besides work placement and training, the programme has different components that will also create network building opportunities between Nigerian and Lithuanian ICT professionals (such as meetups, hackathons, business missions, etc.), will promote the reintegration of participants back in Nigeria as well as institutional knowledge exchange between both countries.
The most important criteria is your strong motivation to be a true Digital Explorer – be ready to spend 1 year in Lithuania, take the best out of it and contribute to the success of the company that you will be working at. Furthermore, you should
You need to fill in the online application depending on your profile.
|Type of Opportunity||Internships|
|Contact the organizer||https://www.digitalexplorers.eu/|