West Africa

Program

Entrepreneurship

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Details

The Young Innovation Leadership fellowship is a four-month annual leadership immersion programme in innovation management designed to empower young professionals to attain their ultimate career dreams and inspire innovation in their spheres. Its chief aim is to unleash human potentials and scale up excellence. This is an opportunity for exceptional young professionals to train to become innovation leaders. In this fourth edition of the fellowship, candidates are expected to learn and use innovation tools to create solutions to societal challenges and eventually scale them up for real impact.

Criteria

The YIL Fellowship has the following details for selection:

  • Applicants must be within 5 years of graduation from higher institutions
  • Applicants should have a track record of academic excellence
  • Applicants must be from West Africa and currently living in thier country
  • Prior work experience is not relevant
  • It is a multistage rigorous selection process
  • Applicants must be between 20-30 years of age
  • Applicants should have a hard skill

Benefits

  • Learn how to create innovations from the experts
  • Participate in the capstone projects
  • Participate in the mentorship programme
  • Gain Innovation Management certification
  • Build a great network with talented young professionals across the globe
  • Access to full scholarship
  • Rigorous multi-stage selection process

About Young Innovation Leaders

The HELP Fellowship is a three-month annual leadership immersion programme in innovation management designed to empower young professionals to attain their ultimate career dreams and inspire innovation in their spheres. Its chief aim is to unleash human potentials and scale up excellence.