The 2019 National Youth Entrepreneurship Empowerment Summit Recruitment is a One Million Naira Grant Competition powered by the Government of Nigeria. In this post, you will guided on how you can apply for this recruitment exercise via the website www. nyees.org.ng. Now see all the guidelines and procedures of this application.
About National Youth Entrepreneurship Empowerment Summit (NYEES)
National Youth Entrepreneurship Empowerment Summit (NYEES) was one of the activities that held for the year’s democracy day celebration on the 21st -23rd of May, 2019 at the International Conference Centre, Abuja Nigeria. It featured entrepreneurship and empowerment seminars, plenary sessions, lectures, open forums, skills acquisition trainings and pitching of business ideas for start-up grants.
The NYEE Summit 2.0 is now open for registration to those who are able to read and write (literate), those who have little formal education, as well as those who are unable to read and write ( that is, the unlettered ones).
You’re to note that the online application form is now ongoing. Apply now before the deadline.
General Necessities for 2019 National Youth Entrepreneurship Empowerment Summit (NYEES) Recruitment
To qualify and win of one of the 10 slots of the N1 Million grant, simply record a 60 seconds (1 minute) video showing you and your creative work in any of the following categories:
1) Art: Painting and Sculpture
2) Performance Art: Dance and Theater
3) Music: Composition and performance of music
4) Crafts: Hand craft
5) Film & Entertainment
6) Fashion: Design and Fashion shows
8) Design & Architecture
9) New Media
10) ICT Solution
Your entry must also show direct impact on one of the nine government priority areas for 2019-2023 listed below:
– Sustainable Economy
– Food Security & Exports
– Energy Sufficiency
– Transport & Infrastructure Development
– Entrepreneurship & Industrialisation
– Education & Healthcare
– Poverty Reduction
– Anti corruption
– Improve Security
Your video must not be more than 60 seconds. Videos above 60 seconds will not be considered.
Post your video on Instagram or Facebook using the following handle and hashtags:
How to apply
Interested and qualified candidates should Click Here to register
You must also get your followers to follow @nyeesummit and like your entry
The top 2 posts with the highest likes (with verified following of the @nyeesumit page) will automatically get N200,000 presented to them at the event.
The top 30 entries (3 from each category) will be invited to the conference to make a 3 minutes pitch to a select panel of judges from the creative industry, who will then pick the final 10 winners for the grant.
NOTE: All entries to participate in the competition must be submitted on or before Friday September 12, 2019
You can be one of the lucky winners. Give it your best shot. All the best!