Safaricom Appwiz Challenge is designed to identify developers with interests in Mobile ICT. It focuses on developing ICT businesses through provision of mentorship, training and incubation to allow start-ups further develop their prototype solutions before entering the market.
Selected finalists will be mentored by the gurus in the fields of entrepreneurship, go -to-market strategies, Business and Project Management.
Winners of the Safaricom Appwiz Developer Challenge will receive the following in cash prizes
- Grand Prize Winner – Ksh 1.5 Million (Payable in 3 instalments based on milestone achievement)
- Runners up – Each Ksh. 1,000,000 (Payable in 2 instalments based on milestone achievement)
- Category winner – Ksh. 200,000 (Payable in 2 instalments subject to achieving milestones)