With the support of the U.S Consulate General, Lagos, the 2021 Nigerian Drone Business Competition also known as NDBC is being organized in partnership with the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority and the Global Air Drone Academy.
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2021 Nigerian Drone Business Competition is powered by the Global Air Drone Academy and it seeks to nurture creativity, and hone entrepreneurial skills amongst Nigeria based early-stage technology, youth entrepreneurs.
2021 Nigerian Drone Business Competition
During this 5-Day Virtual Bootcamp, 30 qualified participants will have the opportunity to learn from experienced drone professionals at the Global Air Drone Academy (GADA), which is an FAA-licensed drone services company that is based in the USA.
This intense workshop will teach budding entrepreneurs how to relate this new technology to real-world practical solutions, how to counter negative public perceptions and the best ways to market your startup in the 21st century.
At the end of Day 5, each individual will have an opportunity to pitch their business plan to a panel of judges, who will then pick a 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winner. And that’s what the competition is all about.
December 31st, 2020 is the deadline for application.
Global Air Drone Academy
GADA is an organization that is committed to training the next generation of professional drone pilots in this emerging industry.
The organization believes in the importance of safety, ethics, and community engagement; these tenets will allow the drone industry to continue to flourish.
Global Air Drone Academy is a curriculum-based training organization that works on a local, national, and international level. They provide learning and training experiences that will help pilots become licensed professionals in the new age.
To be eligible for this Air Drone competition, you must the following criteria;
- Applicants must be between 16 and 30 years of age.
- Citizen and resident of Nigeria
- If you’re accepted as a finalist, must be able to participate in a 5 Day virtual Training
- If you’re selected as a winner, you must be willing to participate in GADA’s business accelerator program.
Make sure you meet the eligibility criteria above to be considered for this competition.