The DO School Education Challenge Africa: Join a 3-week Innovation and Entrepreneurship Course in Berlin

Deadline: 11 September 2015

Applications are invited from locally led organisations of Sub-Saharan African countries to participate in Education challenge Africa by the DO School.

The DO School challenge you to develop a concept for locally led organisations that can roll out an existing education program for children and young people from South Africa to Nigeria, Kenya and beyond. It is an international educational program offered by the Siemens Stiftung that provides teachers and educators with a practical and curriculum-oriented selection of topics in the areas of energy, health, and the environment. Specific instructions, methods, and materials for experiments help to embed the program in teaching.

What you Get

Participants will get innovation and entrepreneurial skills with the opportunity to learn and put into practice the DO School Method, a globally tested approach to help you put your ideas into action. People are using the DO School Method to create their own startups or maximize their professional impact within their organisations. The DO School Method was developed by the internationally recognised DO School, in partnership with renowned entrepreneurs and activists.

Eligibility Criteria

  • People aged 25 to 35 with a strong connection to SubSaharan Africa who are active in education, community outreach, governmental organisations, activism or with a pedagogical background.
  • Applicants must have good working knowledge of English language.

How to Apply

Complete the applications for the one-year DO School program through the online application form available on the website.

For more information, please visit DO School Challenge.