Awards Categories – Digital Impact Awards Africa


Kamplala, May 30, 2014:  Following the launch of Digital Impact Awards Africa, #DIAA, with the theme Maximizing the Digital Dividend, HiPipo.com and Cyberplc Limited have today released the official Awards categories. There are 10 Awards categories for Uganda the project host country and 3 Awards Categories for Africa. The awards categories as listed below cover the domains of web, mobile, social, cybersecurity and digital financial services.

Uganda Africa
  1. Digital Brand of the Year
  2. Digital SME Brand of the Year
  3. Best Corporate Brand on Social Media
  4. Best Corporate Cybersecurity Practice
  5. Best Corporate Digital Marketing Campaign
  6. Best Corporate Website
  7. Best Digital Financial Service Innovation
  8. Best E-Service Website
  9. Best Mobile App
  10. People's Choice Video Commercial of the Year on YouTube
  11. Best Mobile APP- Africa
  12. Best Digital Financial Service Innovation - Africa
  13. Top 10 Corporate Brands on Social Media - Africa


The nominees for any awards category will have to meet the nomination criterion that is defined for the category. Entry for potential nomination can be submitted through the project website.

The winners of each category will be decided by The Awards Jury and Research Panel that comprise jurors with extensive knowledge and experience in ICT roles such as entrepreneurs, innovators, academic, consultants, policy makers and thought-leaders. One Awards category “People's Choice Video Commercial of the Year on YouTube” will be decided entirely by public vote.

We look forward to the different digital stakeholders actively participating in the DIAA project and maximizing the different opportunities availed through the project.


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