Apply for Fresh Transforming Nigerian Youth Programme

The Transforming Nigerian Youths program aims to create a network of entrepreneurial and managerial change-makers specifically youths and women across the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) sector in Nigeria.

This program is brought to Nigeria by the Young Africa Works-Mastercard Foundation in partnership with the Enterprise Development Centre, Pan-Atlantic University.

EDC is teaming up with the Foundation to build the capacity of 40,000 MSMEs with special focus on agriculture and creative sectors especially women-led businesses in Nigeria. The training will be delivered via EDC’s online learning platform and IVR( Interactive Voice Response) to enable all learners to take part in the lessons on the go wherever they are.The following are the core objectives of the program:

  • To completely transform the mindset of youths in Nigeria to become more entrepreneurial, and to equip them to be self-employed or job creators.
  • To create market access and provide support services to existing business owners especially those being run by young people.
  • Change the way learning or information is received in Nigeria through EDC Beam.

How to apply

Click on Start Application as a fresh Application and Continue Application if you already started your application.

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General Questions

  • Why can’t I Login?

    “These credentials do not match our records.” if you got this message when trying to Log In, it simply means either your Email Address or your Password is wrong, Try to enter the correct details and also note that the passwords are case sensitive.
    If perhaps you forgot your Login credentials, just click on the Forgot Password? Link in the Login page, you will get an Email to reset your password, then you can Re-Login with the new credentials after which you can continue with your application.
  • The email has already been taken, when trying to register
    “The email has already been taken, when trying to register”. If you got this message when trying to Register, It simply means we have your User account already, all you need to do is Login insteatd of registering afresh, in case where you cant remember your password, all you need to do is click on the Forgot Password? Link in the Login page, you will get an Email to reset your password, then you can Re-Login with the new Login credentials after which you can continue with your application.
  • How can I continue with my Application
    You can always come back to your application anytime, click on My Dashboard on the homepage to login to your dashboard, there you can see the status of your Application, if you need to complete, just click on the Continue Application, which would take you to where you stopped.