Mekatilili Fellowship Program for Kenyan Applicants

Entries for the Mekatilili Fellowship Program (MFP) are now invited. This program is open to those Living or working in Kenya. All applicants must have basic programming and electronic skills. The Mekatilili Fellowship Program is 3-day, fully funded, workshop to be held in Nairobi, Kenya from 14th – 16th January 2019. Expires in 11 days!

Scholarship Description
The Mekatilili Fellowship Program is 3-day, fully funded, workshop to be held in Nairobi, Kenya from 14th – 16th January 2019. This learning opportunity is in collaboration with the Technological Innovations for Inclusive Learning and Teaching (tiilt) Lab at Northwestern University and is supported by the Lifelong Kindergarten research group at the MIT Media Lab and The Legatum Center for Development and Entrepreneurship at MIT. The fellowship program is focused on Human-Centered Design, the Internet of things (IoT) and Artificial Intelligence (AI).

Award Value
No detail information.

Level and Area of Studies
Non-degree program in technological fields.

Place of Study
The study will be taken in the United States.

Eligibility and Criteria

  • Basic programming skills
  • Basic electronics knowledge
  • Knowledge on Arduino
  • Living or working in Kenya
  • Good to have: Past experience building electronics projects.

Applicants’ Nationality
Only Kenyan citizens may apply.

Submission Deadline
21 December 2018.

Website and Application Link