Deadline:

15 December 2019.

Location:

Online. 

(Award)

Description

Dell Technologies Graduation Project Competition

Dell Technologies has launched the annual graduation project competition for senior undergraduate students from universities in Turkey, Middle East and Africa. The competition is intended to spark the creativity of students for their graduation projects to play an active role in the Transformation of IT and get the opportunity to shine and win prizes.

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For the 5th consecutive year, Dell Technologies is launching the competition in search for top talents across the region. If you are working on your graduation project in the Healthcare, Well-being or Education sectors, you are welcomed to join us for a very exciting ride!

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Cloud Computing
  • Big Data
  • High-Performance Computing (HPC)
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Artificial intelligence (AI)
  • Virtual and Augmented Reality (VAR)
  • Secure Systems

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

EGYPT, SYRIA, IRAQ, PALESTINE, JORDAN, LEBANON, TUNISIA, ALGERIA, MOROCCO, SUDAN, LIBYA, SAUDI ARABIA, EMIRATES, KUWAIT, QATAR, BAHRAIN, OMAN, YEMEN, SOMALIA, DJIBOUTI, MAURITANIA, TURKEY, IRAN, CYPRUS, COMOROS.

Program Period

  • 20 February 2020: Announcement Of Shortlisted Projects.
  • 6 April 2020: Project Design Layout Submission.
  • 25 July 2020: Final Project Submission.
  • 4 September 2020: The Winners Announcement

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Students who wish to participate should be in their senior year and should be enrolled in any academic Institution in Turkey, the Middle East and Africa.
  • Students should have a faculty member as their supervisor.
  • Students should be a non-governmental employees and full-time university students.
  • Authenticity of the information provided by the students should be validated by the head of his or her department.
  • Students should be listed only in one project.
  • All communication between Dell Technologies and the project team will be done through the project academic advisor and the designated team leader.
  • Each competing team should consist of a minimum of 3 and a maximum of 6 members. One of the team members should be selected as a team leader with the following responsibilities.
  • The originality and novelty of the ideas is the core of our competition and one of the important pillars. Plagiarism which is taking someone else’s work or ideas and passing them off as one’s own is against the ethics of our competition.

Opportunity Cost

(Award)

Winners of the competition will receive cash prizes as below:

  • First place will receive a cash prize of $5,000.
  • Second place will receive a cash prize of $4,000.
  • Third place winner will receive a cash prize of $3,000.
  • All the team will get recognition certificates for their achievement.
  • A formal award ceremony will be organized at one of the major Dell Technologies events in the region. All the members of the winning team and their academic advisor(s) will be invited to attend the ceremony along with senior officials from their university/college.

How to Apply

First Step: Participating teams should submit their Projects Abstracts in PDF format containing the following information:

 1: What is the main problem that you are solving?

 2: What is the importance of this problem?

 3: What are the current solutions?

 4: How will your solution solve the problem? What is new?

 5: What is the expected impact of your solution from various perspectives (social, commercial, environmental, etc)?

 6: Give a high level functional description of your solution. How will it be used?

 7: Give a high level technical description of your solution: architecture, technology, integration, innovative components, etc.

 8: Give a high level description of your solution development environment, platform, tools, etc.

 9: How will you manage your product development cycle, your quality assurance process, your solution deployment logistics, etc?

 10: Give the most relevant plans that you have developed for your project (for example, time schedule, resource plan, training plan, risk management, contingency plan, etc.)

Second Step: The submitted abstracts will be evaluated based on the following criteria: Relevance, originality, significance and expected contributions and impact. The shortlisted projects and teams will be notified to proceed to the next phase of Project Interim Design Layout Submission followed by Final Project Submission for the selection of the winners.

Third Step: Carefully review the entry requirements one more time before submitting your abstract then click APPLY NOW to complete your submission form.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Amina Hamed / Egypt

Reviewed by” Rahaf Elkhodary/ Egypt
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team