The Kenya ICT Board has announced the launch of a Ksh 300 Million grant to promote the development of local digital content and software applications. The process kicked off with a ‘call for proposals’ in today’s Daily Nation newspaper and the advert is already live online on My African Career Jobs blog.
According to ICT board of Kenya, the main purpose of this grant is to propel the emergent lucrative but yet underexploited local content industry to growth.
The grant targets the local content developers including software developers, film, animation, advertising, publishing, gaming and education professionals and all content creators.
It will provide the funding required for the development of quality applications relevant to the Kenya government and private in the content and software development sub-sector.
You can find more about the grant here