By Justice Esiri and Nusaybah Fuad-Gafar
The sixth edition of Professor Ayodele Awojobi Design Competition (PAADC 6.0) which has long been in talks is finally set to take place.
Organisers have declared Monday, May 30, 2022 the opening of application window for PAADC 6.0.
The scope of the competition is to develop innovative solutions to Nigeria’s problems in any of the following sectors;
- Essential services
- Environmental sustainability
The competition is open to all varsity students across Nigeria with no application fee required.
Winning teams have a chance to win a 2 million cash prize, as well as other incredible and life-changing prizes.
Interested applicants should visit the official PAADC website to commence the application process.
PAADC organisers also announced that the third edition of the PAADC Nexus would take place on Saturday, June 4, 2022, to further discuss the application process and the scope of the competition.
The Nexus will feature guest speakers, allowing attendees to learn from leading minds and personalities in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) as well as an avenue to explore the entire varsity innovation scene.