For the Start-up Award, Best Innovative product award and ICT Scholar Award every applicant goes through five different stages. They are as follows:
Stage 1: To reach out the interested applicants we call for online applications.
Stage 2: After evaluation of the documents, the jury shortlists the applicants who have met the criteria.
Stage 3: The applicant is asked for interview, presentations and other requirements if necessary. By this time we will have completed one month and top ten get selected.
Stage 4: Online and SMS voting begins to decide the top three. Those who didn’t make it to top three get eliminated.
Stage 5: Based on above four stages and inputs from our internal evaluation team, the winner is decided by the jury.
As for the Pioneers and Diaspora ICT award, Nominee should nominate or recommend personnel who have contributed in the social transformation through ICT. The jury and advisory team with incorporations of feedbacks from the internal evaluation team announce the recipient.