Deadline: September 30, 2022

Genius Bee is a national innovation programme where young talents from various secondary schools in Nigeria interact and get together to learn capacity building.

Their goal is to “develop a network of young innovators and change-makers that would impact the world, through their transformative actions and innovative solutions”. They intend to create a global student platform fully dedicated to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), where youngsters can be trained, connect and access a unique ecosystem of experts, mentors, investors, government and non-government organizations.

Genius Bee Innovation Programme provides the next generation hands-on training on SDGs, Circular Economy, Green Economy, Waste Recycling and Artificial Intelligence. The Genius Bee invites secondary school students to show off their knowledge of general academics.


  • Bootcamp training and multi-educational contests which includes essay writing, spelling, speech presentation, arithmetic, waste innovation, and more.
  • As a central part of the experience, the young talents will be immersed in a daylong bootcamp where they will receive training and support from facilitators and mentors to frame problems and develop early-stage prototype solutions within their interested SDG.
  • The top three (3) schools will be given the grand prize of 200,000 Naira, 150,000 Naira, and 100,000 Naira respectively.