Cohort 5 Award/Fellowship Winners
2021 CyberSecurity Serianu Fellowship
3 mentees, 1 peer mentor, and 1 alum were selected to join the Serianu Fellowship by Serianu where they receive industry training on skills that prepare them for a career in Cybersecurity.
Left to Right: Edwin Muema, Monica Wangari, Allan Wasega, Collins Wanjohi,
2020 Red Bull Basement Country Winners and Global Community Award Winners
Abdul Rehmtulla and Hamisi Rawlins emerged Country Winners for Kenya with their project 'Culture Capture'. They were also among the Top 10 teams in the Global Red Bull Finals, where they won the Community Award.
2020 2nd Prize
Grivine Ochieng'was awarded 2nd Prize in the 2020 Digital Academy eHealth Innovation Essay Competition, and the only winner from Kenya.
2020 Mozilla OLX Community Leaders
2 mentees selected as two of ten 2020 Mozilla OLX Community Leaders for Internet Health
From Left to Right: Lewis Munyi, Brenda Nyaringita.
AI for Disaster Response
Grivine Ochieng' was selected as one of 38 collaborators from 19 countries to build an innovative AI-driven logistic prevision model for emergency management in cyclones.
IDF Scholarship for UX/UI
Mwaniki Nyaga was awarded a full-year's exclusive and unlimited access to UX/UI content by Interaction Design Foundation, which provides world-class Ivy-League level design education.
2020 GHC Scholarship.
Two students were awarded full scholarships to attend the 2020 GHC Scholarship Conference.
From Left to Right: Sophia Chisiya (UoN), Tabitha Kavyu (UoN).
2020 Industry Hire
Meshack Korir was hired by MediaPal Kenya for a Full Stack Developer role, through a partnership between KamiLimu and Medial Pal in Professional Development.
Full M.Sc. Scholarship
Everlyn Asiko secured a full scholarship to pursue a Master's Degree in Mathematical Sciences at the African Institute of Mathematics in Cape Town, South Africa.
Phelcia K'ojwang was selected as a Developer Students Club Lead for Kenyatta University to help fellow students grow as developers and empower fellow students to impact their communities with technology..
Kennedy Juma was selected as a Developer Students Club Lead for UMMA University to help fellow students grow as developers and empower fellow students to impact their communities with technology..
2020 Huawei Seed for the Future
Two students were among 60 students from Kenya to be selected for the 2020 Huawei Seeds For The Future Program.
Left to Right: Erick Lewis (Riara), Sophia Chisiya (UoN).
Women in Cybersecurity
Jenniffer Otieno was selected as one of 100 recipients (from a pool of over 900 applicants) for a full scholarship from Google and SANS for the Women in Cybersecurity Training program.