Almost overnight, remote work has become the new norm, the mainstream. Companies, schools and other institutions around the world are encouraging their staff, students to work from home to prioritize the health and safety of their workforce and communities, from the effects that have resulted from the COVID-19 global pandemic.
To help navigate the challenges of studying remotely and be beneficial to the whole global conversation on health and wellness, DCA Digital Academy has created an essay writing competition award for university students to participate and use this special #StayAtHome moments and apply their creative minds to contribute to a solution.
The goal of the essay is to help motivate students to understand the eHealth tech ecosystem in Africa and by extension the development of innovative digital systems for application of e-health systems to improve healthcare delivery. At the same time, it is intended to improve student proposal writing skills in making successful papers.
The theme of the essay is -
eHealth in Africa: Leading innovative technologies for health in Africa
Award: 1st prize: $250; 2nd prize: $150; 3rd prize: $100.
Deadline for entry: May 1, 2020. Click below to apply.