UN World Summit Awards (WSA) Nigeria 2017 – National Product Application – Web and Mobile Innovation Submissions STARTS! (ENUGU PARTICIPANTS)

World Summit Awards 2017 Nigeria

Are you a web or mobile application developer/innovator?

Do you have any social innovative product worthy of national appraisal and global promotion/rating?


If your answer is yes, then read this;

Every year, industry experts from around the world make things happen positively to the best brains in our societies!

The 2017 UN World Summit Award (WSA) Nigeria is here again.

Every year the World Summit Awards seek to reach out to as many innovative products and innovators as possible from all UN member countries to showcase these innovations on a global platform.

Nigerians have always been doing great in this competition, but most of the great Innovators in the country are left behind due to lack of information.

This year (2017), the Nigerian’s Eminent National Expert, UN World Summit Award for Nigeria and Founder, Programos Foundation, Amos Emmanuel mNCS thought it wise to engage State Representatives to reach out to grassroots innovators. I, Francis Nwokike (08038767480) was selected to represent Enugu State.

About World Summit Awards

The World Summit Awards is a global hub for everyone who values the crucial importance of local content to make today’s information society more inclusive. Be it an app to help the blind using smartphones, or a website reanimating history “ the World Summit Awards offers a platform for those who think out of the box. The World Summit Awards was initiated in 2003 in the framework of the UN World Summit on the Information Society (UN WSIS), contributing to the UN SDG agenda by recognizing local digital content with an impact on society. The World Summit Awards is a highly diverse and democratic award system that selects and promotes the world’s best digital innovation with HIGH impact on society. To date, more than 178 countries are actively involved, with a daily growing network of thought leaders, innovators, entrepreneurs, governments, business representatives and young founders.

Do you have a spectacular innovation making a good impact on the Nigerian Society and the rest of the world?

Are you a government agency or NGO? A private individual or group? Do you have any social innovative product worthy of national appraisal and global promotion/rating?

Then you should apply for the 2017 World Summit Awards 2017 competition.

There is an application form that all applicants must study and complete in the appropriate category for the World Summit Awards 2017 competition.

Important Notice

Please Note: Before completing the application form, you MUST have an Innovative App or Website reanimating history that you can submit a link to for observation and consideration.

If you feel you meet the requirement, please kindly follow the link below, but you must register under ENUGU STATE irrespective of what your state of origin is; https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfZmIQrs8W_JHYIqKjalxt7_iI9a32O9ZLKJMeXurH-G6WmHA/viewform



Note: Participation is Free

Winners’ Benefits

The World Summit Award treats its’ winners. (Follow link to view some past winners and their innovations)

Invitation to the WSA World Congress includes:

  • Involvement in pitching seminars
  • The opportunity to attend an award ceremony
  • A project exhibition booth that allows for dialogue about your idea
  • Free Accommodation and meals
  • The possibility of travel grants.

You also get

  1. The opportunity to network with internationally recognized digital content developers.
  2. Access to the WSA community of global experts and industry leaders from over 178 countries.
  3. Interaction with world-renowned sponsors and partners of the WSA community.
  4. Workshops that will aid you in making your project in obtaining global recognition.
  5. A video that highlights your project in extensive detail.
  6. Special placement on WSA website.
  7. Long-term coverage within all WSA editorial channels such as Blogs, Articles, Success Stories, Twitter and Facebook.


  1. Government & Citizen Engagement
  2. Health & Well Being
  3. Learning & Education
  4. Environment & Green Energy
  5. Culture & Tourism
  6. Smart Settlements & Urbanization
  7. Business & Commerce
  8. Inclusion & Empowerment

If you require more information, please kindly contact Francis for clarification

Email – nwokikefrancis@gmail.com, Phone – 2348038767480


Francis Nwokike

Francis is a Passionate Social Entrepreneur. Love discussing new trends in Business and Marketing. A Startup consultant. A good listener. Love to help that your business grow.


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