Thursday, 24 January 2019

PRESIDENTIAL YOUTH EMPOWERMENT SCHEME |P-YES 2019

The scheme aims to create at least 774,000 empowerment opportunities through direct youth empowerment over a minimum period of two years.The P-YES scheme covers the “Youth” defined in the Nigerian National youth policy (2009) as male and female individuals whose ages are between 18 and 40 years old.


GENERAL OBJECTIVE The scheme is designed to equip the youth with requisite skills, knowledge and resources that will make them productive; thereby reducing poverty and creating an economically empowered youth population that can contribute meaningfully to national growth.


INTERVENTION PROGRAMMES
Agriculture
ICT & Mobile money
Fashion
Catering
Technical Acquisition 

Requirements for application
The scheme will be accessible to the literate, semi-literate and the non-literate population.
The threshold for qualification is set at the basic ability and capacity to learn and be teachable.
In addition to the fore going, the following is set as the basic pre-conditions for enlistment;
  • Applicant must be a Nigerian citizen, male or female between the ages of 18 and 40.
  • Applicant must have, at least, one valid means of identification (National Identity card, International Passport, Permanent Voters Card- PVC).
  • Applicant must provide a Second Level Beneficiary (SLB) to qualify for benefitting from the scheme. 
  • Ability to communicate in Basic English language and or any local Nigerian language.
  • Provable upright character and a stable mind.
  • Applicant must provide a guarantor preferably a community or religious leader.
  • Ability to secure the endorsement of a local government official.
  • Beneficiary should posses the capacity to transfer knowledge and mentor pairs within their communities.
  • Applicants Must Complete a guarantor's form. Get Form here
Important Notice
Application For the presidential youth empowerment scheme are to be made via this portal and the resources. It is important to note that no registration fees will be required during the application / selection process. Please be aware of fraudulent entities who may try to prey on honest citizens.

How to apply

Apply Online Applying for the programme is easy. Just start by giving us your phone number and follow the instructions provided


2 comments:

  1. Am happy to be a part and persued of the opportunity

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  2. This is a welcomed development. Nigeria is improving, lets join hands together to make it work. I wish to be shortlisted in no time. Thanks

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