Under the IFITT ICT4D Scholarship (Information and Communication Technologies for Development) IFITT will fund young talents coming from developing/emerging countries to provide a positive impact onto their respective communities through the application of ICT,
The winners of the IFITT ICT4D Scholarship are:
- Atanu Garai for his research proposal about: 'Improving Carrier Access during Rural Emergencies (I-CARE)'
- Konosoang Mpiti for her research proposal about 'The potential use of ICT enhancing agrotourism in Lesotho'
Both of them will receive:
- An assignment of a tutor
- A funded participation at ENTER 2014 (up to 2, 000 Euros for travel, accomodation and conference fee)
- A free IFITT membership for one year
They will also receive an award during the conference and will be made available as an e-book to all workshop participants before the PhD Workshop.