Uganda developers win Microsoft grant

From Wed Dec 5 2012, 07:34:24

Technology giant Microsoft has announced the winners of the second annual Imagine Cup Grants, a three-year, $3 million competitive grant program that provides students with funding and support to help transform their project into a social enterprise or nonprofit that will address a specific social issue. The Imagine Cup Grants are part of Microsoft's YouthSpark [...]

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