The UNDP (United Nations Development Programme) and the TEF (Tony Elumelu Foundation) have launched a youth entrepreneurship programme for the Sahel region of Africa. The TEF-UNDP Sahel Youth Entrepreneurship programme will train, mentor and financially support 100,000 young 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.
TEF Scholarship Application Deadline: August 5, 2019.
Must be an entrepreneur for the seven Sahel African countries: Northern Nigeria, Niger, Chad, Cameroun, Mauritania, Mali and Burkina Faso.
Your business must not be more than 3years in existence. Potential businesses at the idea stage are encouraged.