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Tony Elumelu Foundation TEF Sahel Youth Entrepreneurship Programme for Africans 2019

The TEF Sahel Youth Entrepreneurship Programme is presently receiving applications from young entrepreneurs in Africa. Read this post for more information on the programme, requirements and how to apply.

Guide for TEF Sahel Youth Entrepreneurship Programme

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) have introduced a youth entrepreneurship programme for the Sahel area of Africa. The TEF-UNDP Sahel Youth Entrepreneurship program will teach, mentor and monetarily assist 100,000 fresh entrepreneurs in Africa in 10 years. The goal is to contribute to the overall target to generate at least 10million new jobs and $10 billion in new annual revenues across Africa.

This program is created out of the Foundation’s tried and tested attitude to philanthropy which prioritizes African entrepreneurs as the vital enablers of economic growth.

The first stage of this collaboration will be executed in the year 2019 and will endow 2,000 entrepreneurs from the following nations in the Sahel and Lake Chad area: Cameroun, Burkina Faso, Mali, Chad, Niger, Mauritania, and Nigeria.

Many candidates who are interested in the TEF Sahel Youth Entrepreneurship Programme have been asking some questions, such as:

These questions will be answered on this page and also more detailed information will be presented about the programme.

Eligibility Criteria for TEF-UNDP Sahel Youth Entrepreneurship Programme

  • Should be an entrepreneur for the seven Sahel African nations: Niger, Northern Nigeria, Cameroun, Chad, Mali, Mauritania, and Burkina Faso.
  • Your business must be less than 3years old. Impending businesses at the idea stage are welcomed.

TEF-UNDP Sahel Youth Entrepreneurship Programme Benefits

  • African entrepreneurs will receive non-refundable seed investment, admission to a 12-week business teaching and mentoring. Also, they will get visibility and several business networking chances.

How to Apply for TEF Sahel Youth Entrepreneurship Programme

Interested individuals who satisfy the conditions listed above should visit the closest UBA branch in any of the listed nations or apply online by clicking on the “Apply” button below:

APPLY HERE OFFICIAL LINK

Deadline for TEF Sahel Youth Entrepreneurship Programme

  • August 5, 2019.

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