FG offers 5m NITDA Grants to Nigerian AI Startups | Apply Now
The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), with the support of the Federal Ministry of Communications, Innovations and Digital Economy, has unveiled the Nigeria Artificial Intelligence Research Scheme, which provides up to N5 million in grants to tech startups and researchers.
Fredrick Nwabufo, Senior Special Assistant to President Bola Ahmed Tinubu on Public Engagement, disclosed this on Saturday in a statement on his official X handle.
NITDA is anchoring the scheme to foster a vibrant and sustainable AI ecosystem in Nigeria by providing financial support and facilitating knowledge collaboration.
We are supporting researchers and start-ups to accelerate their research and development efforts
This initiative aims to foster a vibrant and sustainable AI ecosystem in Nigeria by providing financial support, facilitating knowledge sharing and collaboration among individuals and organisations in the AI industry.