#198 Smart Campus Tour For Tertiary Institutions In Nigeria

By BlessingNathaniel

Summary

Cryptocurrency adoption is soaring throughout Africa, with many of the continent’s unbanked using Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies as a store of value, medium of P2P exchange and form of remittance. Cryptocurrency is particularly valuable in countries where the local fiat currency is susceptible to inflation, or where a vast number of the populace are unbanked. Nigeria is one such country.Like its sibling African states, Nigeria has a huge interest in cryptocurrency, with Google search data showing the country, along with other African nations, regularly topping the list for bitcoin enquiries. People in Nigeria aren’t just interested in hoarding cryptocurrency for its speculative value: it’s empowering them to gain their financial freedom, start their own businesses and free themselves from the yoke of government control which is where smartcash comes to play due to its interest and concentration on community support.

Description

Proposal owner Blessing Nathaniel is a well-known and active member of Discord and the Smartcash forums, cryptocurrency enthusiast and promoter. She is the co-founder of gidicoin exchange, based in Nigeria she have been able to setup a team of competent Smartcash investors who have worked with her in several meetups event in Nigeria…

We are very glad to be part of smartcash. We contribute to Smartcash interest and do it with great pleasure. Being Smartcash investor we want Smartcash to develop dynamically and reach it objectives to tune into a full widespread payment service with multiple useful options. We’re sure that our marketing skills will provide great benefits to the community.

Cryptocurrency adoption is soaring throughout Africa, with many of the continent’s unbanked using Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies as a store of value, medium of P2P exchange and form of remittance. Cryptocurrency is particularly valuable in countries where the local fiat currency is susceptible to inflation, or where a vast number of the populace are unbanked. Nigeria is one such country.

Like its sibling African states, Nigeria has a huge interest in cryptocurrency, with Google search data showing the country, along with other African nations, regularly topping the list for bitcoin enquiries. People in Nigeria aren’t just interested in hoarding cryptocurrency for its speculative value: it’s empowering them to gain their financial freedom, start their own businesses and free themselves from the yoke of government control.

OBJECTIVES

INTRODUCING SMARTCASH TO 5 TERTIARY INSTITUTIONS

The smart tour aims at reaching out to about 1,000 students in tertiary institutions from the Northern and western part of Nigeria (Lagos, Kano, Kaduna, Zaria, Ogun)

The tour will also enable us to select 5 SmartCash ambassadors and set up 5 Smart cash clubs/meetups. We will be giving each ambassador complete Smart cash kits that will enable him or her to be able to properly educate new members and get started.

Providing SmartCash Kits for selected students

The smart starter kits will contain gift items to help introduce the students to Smart Cash and properly educate them on the basics and importance of smart cash along with a small amount of smart cash to enable the new users get started.

The Smart kit will contain:
Paper wallet
Brocheur
Jotters
Ambassador gold Tag
Card holders

Setting up smart club and appointing smart Ambassadors

The smart Ambassadors initiatives seeks to create a well structured program for interested individuals who wish to represent Smart Cash in their institutions and help promote crypto-currency thereby sustaining and multiplying the club community. We will be training them via Zoom and also setup a telegram, discord ambassadors group the duration for interested participants will be 2 weeks which will commence after the smart tours.

Each of the Smart Ambassadors will be organising a mega summit/conference or meetup that will include students and store owners within the surrounding so as to make sure the students in the club can spend their smart cash and by doing that they will receive an incentive. Each ambassador will organise one major event ones in a month with at least 50 to 60 attendees and for this he or she will be paid  for both is wage and payment for space, refreshments and other logistics.

Creating Smartcash Nigeria Website: this will serve as a medium for smart cash community to view our progress and adoption growth. As we will be adding more ambassadors and setting up more clubs. The ambassadors will be dropping their weekly reports on how far they have gone in expanding their clubs and community with pictures and videos attached with the total smart cash wallet they have created and TX ID to prove they sent tips to each wallets.

The Smart Cash Nigeria website will be a portal for spreading the word of Smart Cash and cryptocurrencies in general throughout the country. It will include a selection of resources ranging from general information on SmartCash to specifics on how to obtain, store and spend it within the country.

The site will also be used to publish information on the projects we’re undertaking and the outcome of these which will be added by our different Ambassadors in different universities. The multi-functional site will include Smart Cash Nigeria team information, a calendar listing forthcoming events, an FAQ, live chat and support and news stories pertaining to SmartCash and growing cryptocurrency usage in the country.

How will our activity benefit SMART CASH?

  1. Smart Cash will obtain thousand audiences via our institutional tour in Nigeria.
  2. New Smart cash members will become active followers with the help of our clubs and
    ambassadors
  3. Smartcash will gain new investors. We are going to attract young folks who will be able to
    promote Smartcash efficiently.
  4. Smart cash will get our team as a long term solid partners with rich experience in crypto-
    currency adoptions strategies, business and marketing on the Nigeria markets.
    Our next step is to promote Smartcash deeper and deeper into our community and institutions
    by selecting competent SmartCash ambassadors. We are intending to accumulate people around our place by giving them free consultations and express training for frequently asked questions. Our aim is to show ordinary men that that Smart Cash is a real financial instrument supporting by real people for the future. We think this is necessary to make society start getting Smart cash ecosystem.

Budget
Smartcash tips = $10 X 250 persons (50 from each institutions)= $2500
SmartKits= $500 (customize jotters, bags, brochures)
Graphic design= $100
Social media adverts= $400
Conference room for 5 schools= $500
Smartcash banners and pull ups= $150
Photography services= $250
Website/Ambassador wages = $3000
Feeding= $200
Refreshments for participants for the 5 schools= $1500
Smart shirts= $1000
Accommodation for 6 persons= $1000
Transportation for 6 persons= $600
Team reward= $1000
Sub total=$12,700
Contingency 5%= $635
Total=$13,335
Validation
Reports will be shown through pictures of each activity and links shared with the community.

Categories

Outreach

Milestones

Date Amount (US$) Amount (Σ) Description Status
April 14, 2018 2,667.00 813,234.67 * Kaduna State University -
April 17, 2018 2,667.00 813,234.67 * Ahmadu Bello University Kaduna -
April 21, 2018 2,667.00 813,234.67 * Federal College Of Education Gidan Waya -
April 25, 2018 2,667.00 813,234.67 * Lagos State Polytechnic -
April 28, 2018 2,667.00 813,234.67 * Moshood Abiola Polytechnic -
* Estimated

Requested Amount

  • Total USD: 13,335.00
  • Estimated SMART: 4,066,173.33
  • Estimated BTC: 1.30117547

Schedule

  • Created Date: Thursday, March 22, 2018
  • Voting Deadline: Thursday, April 5, 2018 01:53:00 UTC
  • Payment Date: Payments will be made in accordance with the delivered milestones

Status

  • Not Funded

Votes

45.72%
Yes (689,886.54)
54.28%
No (819,085.08)
0.00%
Abstain (0.00)

Voting Audit

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Comments

  • Crypo_Squad 03/26/2018 23:02

    This is a Big YES for me ! - Well detailed proposal. - You seem to understand what you want to achieve. Smart cash needs to infiltrate various markets. Good Luck. I encourage the community to vote projects like this.