Orange has launched the Orange API challenge in France Africa and Middle East. The Orange API challenge is a competition for startups to come up with the best ideas that make use of the existing Orange APIs( SMS, Operator billing, USSD).We are inviting submissions from Kenyan Developers and Startups.

Submissions:

  • The Challenge for the startups is to post any idea that uses any of the Orange APIs (SMS, Operator Billing, USSD).
  • The ideas will be vetted by a qualified panel of judges and only 10 best ideas from Kenya will be given a go to develop the applications.
  • From the 10 applications developed, 3 best applications will be selected to win cash prizes below:

Prize:

  • 1st prize-Ksh.350,000+ Orange Klif.
  • 1st Runners up- Ksh.100,000+ Orange Klif.
  • 2nd Runners up- Ksh.50,000+ Orange Klif.
  •  A potential partnership with Orange countries.

The overall winner in Kenya will represent the country in Egypt Cairo to compete against 12 other countries for the Global Prize:

  • Global Winner- 10,000 euros.

Follow this link to view and submit your ideas www.orangepartner.com/APIchallenge