Tag: Business Funding

Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme

The Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme is offering 10,000 aspiring African Entrepreneurs an opportunity to benefit from $100 million grant to create 1,000,000 jobs and contribute $10 billion in annual revenues to Africa’s economy over the next 10 years. Application: Interested entrepreneurs will be able to submit their applications to join the programme from January […]

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Bank of Industry (BOI) 2 Billion Naira Graduate Entrepreneurship Fund

The Graduate Entrepreneurship Fund (GEF) is a special N2 billion empowerment programme for serving members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) which was launched on October 5, 2015. This novel schemes which is a joint initiative of the Bank of Industry (BOI) and the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), has the following objectives: Application […]

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Omojuwa Small Business Support Fund

Omojuwa Foundation is a non-profit organisation dedicated to developing and promoting policies that foster wealth creation, vast improvement in education, support for the unserved and underserved communities, and the collective progress and development of Nigeria and the African continent. Through the establishment of its Small Business Support Fund, the Foundation has so far benefitted 41 small and medium […]

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BOI Youth Enterprise Support Programme

The Bank of Industry BOI has initiated yet another wonderful funding programme for youths in Nieria called The Youth Enterprise Support Programme (YES-Programme).  BOI will use this method to address the worrisome phenomenon of youth unemployment in Nigeria by developing the capacity of the youths and funding their business ideas. The YES programme is aimed […]

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Apply for Startup Open 2016 for New Entrepreneurs Without Seed Funding

Startup Open 2016, powered by Global Entrepreneurship Network is calling for entrepreneurs from any industry with a new business that is yet to raise any outside capital from angel investors, venture capital firms or other formal sources of seed funding. Application Deadline: 30th September, 2016 Eligible Countries: Global Competition Venue: South Africa About Startup Open Competition Startup Open is […]

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About Skills Training and Entrepreneurship Programme (STEP) Delta State

Skills Training and Entrepreneurship Programme (STEP) is about training and establishment of youths in preferred skills. The training platforms are three: Government-owned skills acquisition centres (8nos.) DELSU Investment Ltd and National Directorate of Employment (NDE). The programme is designed to equip youths with vocational and technical skills for self-employment. Programme Design: Training -vocational/technical skills, entrepreneurship, […]

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How to Get Funds From BOI’s 90 Million Business Fund For Women

You probably know by now that the Bank of Industry (BOI) has a N90 million business development fund meant specifically for Women. The bank manages this fund (BUDFOW) on behalf of the Federal Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development (FMWASD), a ministry that provides soft loans to female entrepreneurs at a repayment interest rate […]

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About Bank of Industry 90 Million Business Fund For Women

Bank of Industry 90 Million Business Fund For Women Did you know about Bank of Industry N90 million business development fund meant specifically for Women? The bank manages this fund (BUDFOW) on behalf of the Federal Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development (FMWASD), a ministry that provides soft loans to female entrepreneurs at a […]

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Dangote-BOI N5bn Fund for Small Businesses

Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote has partnered with the Nigeria’s Bank of Industry (BOI) to set up a 5 billion naira small and medium scale enterprises fund to grant low interest loans to entrepreneurs and small businesses in Nigeria. The fund is targeted at development of MSMEs across the nation with loans attracting only a 5% interest […]

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