Registration for Airtel Rising Stars, a youth football programme promoted by the African opeartions of the mobile phone company closes on July 12, 2015.
The programme which was launched in 2011, is a soccer talent programme that aims to focus on identifying and nurturing budding soccer talent from the grassroots onto an international stage, according to Airtel.
The programme targets both boys and girls between the ages of 13 – 17.
Registrations for the 2015 edition can be done individually or as a team. Dial *246# to register and receive your confirmation SMS. You can then visit the nearest Airtel shop with your confirmation SMS to fill the parental guidance form.
In the alternative, you can dial *246# to register and receive your confirmation SMS, download the form on Airtel’s website, fill it with your details and get parents/guardian signature and submit at the nearest Airtel shop with your parents/guardian.
The winning team will get ₦500,000, trophies, medals and certificates. Runner up will get ₦250,000, trophies, medals and certificates. Zonal champions will get medals and certificates.