Unoma Okorafor

Scholarships Available for Computer Programming Bootcamp in Lagos

Want to learn how to create your own web and mobile apps, or even learn about cutting edge data analysis? Our training workshop will give you the know-how to get started, boost your employability skills and productivity by learning to code.  The training program will be split between fun, hands-on, result-oriented workshops that deliver practical, …

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WAAW Foundation Hosts She Hacks Africa Coding Bootcamp

Join the WAAW Foundation to advance STEM Education for African girls. Attend its four (4)week immersive coding boot camp and become a software developer. Want to learn how to create your own web and mobile apps, or even learn about cutting edge data analysis? The WAAW Foundation training workshop will give you the know-how to get started, boost …

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Attend: She Hacks Africa Free Coding Workshop

Want to learn how to create your own apps, websites or even learn about cutting edge data analysis? The She Hacks Africa training workshop will give you the know-how to get started, boost your employability skills and productivity. The training program will be split between fun, hands-on, result-oriented workshops that deliver practical, creative, software programming skills, and …

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The 2016 AWP Network Power List

Be the Change. Be Inspired. Be You.  Recognizing (40) African women with powerful, inspiring and influential voices. At the AWP Network, we aim to encourage more African women with powerful voices who will continue to create programs and policies that support the development and growth of African women and girls. Introducing Africa\’s leading women (1) …

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Changing The Ratio of African Girls in STEM: The WAAW Foundation Recognized as a Finalist for the 2016 GEM-TECH Awards

The AWP Network congratulates the WAAW Foundation on being named a finalist for the 2016 GEM-TECH Awards. The WAAW Foundation is a 501(c) non-profit organization whose mission is to empower girls throughout Africa by increasing the pipeline of girls in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) fields. Unoma Okorafor has made it her life’s mission to increase …

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Apply: WAAW Foundation Scholarship for African Girls in STEM

WAAW foundation’s annual scholarship is aimed at supporting need-based African female STEM-focused college education. WAAW Foundation awards annual scholarships to students who demonstrate the need and can prove their status as full-time students in a STEM related course in an African University. Award recipients will become WAAW Ambassadors in their respective communities. Candidates must also demonstrate …

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Apply: STEM Immersion Program for Secondary School Girls

The application period for the 2016 WAAW foundation summer camp, a week-long, fun, hands-on STEM immersion program for secondary school girls, is now open. Working to Advance STEM Education for African Women (WAAW) foundation is hosting forty (40) secondary school girls for a Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) camp designed to inspire African girls to …

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WAAW Foundation Launches Leadership and Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Women

The AWELE academy is an immersive software engineering school for African women that focuses on technology leadership and entrepreneurship. AWELE Academy is part of Working to Advance STEM Education for African Women (WAAW) foundation, a non-profit organization whose mission is to increase the pipeline of African women entering into Science and Technology fields and ensure …

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Opportunity: Woman-Owned Organization Is Hiring

WAAW Foundation is looking to hire outstanding individuals who are passionate about Africa and issues pertaining to the science and technology, education and entrepreneurship for African woman, and can demonstrate a commitment to their educational and economic development. Available positions: Executive Director, STEM Trainer, Operations and Business Development Director, Summer Intern or Industrial Trainee Position, Marketing …

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Five African Girls Selected for the WAAW Foundation STEM Education Scholarship

WAAW Foundation – an organization working to advance STEM education for African Girls has selected five (5) African girls for its annual scholarship program. After reviewing over 1000 applications from 27 countries in Africa, the following girls qualified and emerged as our 2016 scholarship recipients: Mbebi Liticia (22) Ghana,  Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology College …

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