The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) would like to bring to your attention this year’s ACIA Awards.

ACIA Awards is an annual initiative by UCC to recognize outstanding ICT innovations, raise awareness of the value of ICTs, inspire Ugandan youth into entrepreneurship by leveraging ICTs and to encourage entities in harnessing ICTs in creating solutions for Uganda’s development challenges.

This is the 4th ACIA Awards since the initiative started in 2010.

There are eight (8) award categories whose details are available on the UCC website: www.ucc.co.ug/awards

As one of our valued stakeholders, this is, therefore, to request you to create awareness about the awards amongst your students and or networks.

The deadline for submission of entries is April 18, 2014. The entries must be submitted electronically at: www.ucc.co.ug/awards

The tentative date for the award ceremony is May 16, 2014.

For further information, please call UCC Toll Free Line: 0800133911.