Application for Professor Ayodele Awojobi Design Competition (PAADC) 6.0 ends on June 30

Prof. Ayodele Awojobi Design Competition

The application for the 6th edition of the Professor Ayodele Awojobi Design Competition (PAADC 6.0) which commenced on May 30, 2022 is to close on June 30, 2022.

The competition, which is organized by the University of Lagos Engineering Society, is a free entry product design contest for Nigerian undergraduate students across various tertiary institutions in the country.

The past editions had seen remarkable entries from Nigeria’s brightest minds across five major sectors- Healthcare, Education, Essential Services and Environmental Sustainability who have innovatively used Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics to create Digital and Non- digital products to solve problems within these sectors.

For the 6th edition, all applications will be screened after the deadline, after which the top five teams will move to the grand finale which is slated for Oct 22, 2022, where the five  teams will compete for the top 3 spots with each of the three teams clinching monetary prizes of N2 million, N1.5 million, and N1 million according to their positions respectively. 

All new applicants are advised to download and read the application handbook through this link – after which they can apply here –

Interested teams who have started their applications are urged to complete it before the stipulated deadline.

University of Ibadan students are also strongly encouraged to apply for the competition before the deadline as 2 teams from UI had emerged winners of the competition in previous editions. Team HIVE came first during the 3rd Edition and Team UNY, now known as Trail NG,won second place at the 4th edition. 

A community WhatsApp group, PAADC 6.0 UI Community group, has been created for UI students to join if they have questions – . They can also contact the Campus Lead Representative on WhatsApp – .

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