FG 4IRTA Initiative In Agriculture Sector N10M Funds- Application Link and How to Apply
NITDA application portal is now enabled for online applications for the FG 4IRTA Initiative In Agriculture. See the application link, form, process,entry requirements, qualifications, closing date, and other registration processes for interested candidates below.
This opportunity is for those in the agricultural sector.
The Federal Government via the National Innovation Technology Development Agency NITDA has launched the Fourth Industrial Revolution Technologies Initiative 4IRTA application portal for Agriculture sectors to apply for funds.
The Initiative is to encourage and inspire the use of technology, especially Fourth Industrial Revolution technologies like UAV, lol, Al & Blockchain, to optimize different sectors of our economy.
The Agriculture Demonstration Project will allow FG to identify and mainstream market-ready innovations that leverage these 4IR technologies to enhance productivity and sustainability in our agricultural sector.
Selected projects will receive up to N10,000,000 in funding to deepen the application of 4IR technologies in their work.
he Ministry of Agriculture will provide support to selected pilot farms and navigate a path to scale and sustainability.
Who Can Apply? A Glimpse at the Eligibility
a. The 10 selected projects are expected to be focused on the application of UAV, IoT, Al, and Blockchain in different agricultural sub-sectors e.g. crop production, fishery, livestock, and forestry
b. Project proposals will need to demonstrate the use of 4IR Technologies to improve agricultural productivity and sustainability in Nigeria.
How to apply for FG 4IRTA Initiative In Agriculture Sector N10M Funds
All interested and eligible applicants MUST complete an online application form through this link https://4irta.nitda.gov.ng
Closing Date for FG 4IRTA Initiative In Agriculture Sector
The application forms MUST be submitted online via the official portal on or before Thursday, December 7th 2023, at the latest.
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