Carrington Youth Fellowship Program 2023 – APPLY NOW

Carrington Youth Fellowship program 2023 is currently accepting applications from Entry to Mid-Level Nigerian Professionals. The Carrington Youth Fellowship Initiative (CYFI), is a dynamic youth-based initiative launched by the U.S. Consulate General, Lagos in 2011.

Carrington Youth Fellowship Program 2023
Carrington Youth Fellowship Program 2023

The Youth fellowship program is a community-based professional development program for entry to mid-level professionals. This year, the program has been scheduled to be run for a duration of one year.

During this one-year-long fellowship, Fellows will actively develop core leadership, communication, and program management skills, enhance their network, and receive mentoring.

Carrington Youth Fellowship Initiative

Project FARMTITUDE provides selected youth with the information, skills, resources, and networks needed to launch and develop scalable and sustainable crop-based agricultural companies.

In addition to working in groups, these participants will get access to demonstration farms, receive start-up kits, and interact with a variety of partners along the agriculture value chain.

Eligibility Criteria for CYFI Entry to Mid-Level Program

Kindly take note of the following conditions, as they’re mandatory for all Applicants:

  • The applicant must be between the ages of 18 and 30 on or before the application deadline;
  • Must be Nigerians who live in Enugu, Delta, Edo, and Rivers States;
  • Demonstrates proficiency in reading, writing, and speaking English;
  • Must not be alumni of the Carrington Fellowship.
  • Applicants must be available to participate in the one-year-long program in Enugu, Delta, and Rivers States.

CYFI Projects

Every year Carrington Youth Fellowship Initiative (CYFI) Fellows in groups of 2-4 implement projects that address a current issue in Nigeria within the CYFI focus areas

How to Apply for the Carrington Youth Fellowship Program 2023?

NOTE: The Carrington Fellowship Executive Board reserves the right to examine the application materials. And verify all of the information provided.

Even after admitting Fellows to the program, if we discover a discrepancy or incorrect information, we will immediately deem the application void, and the applicant will become ineligible.

Application Deadline

The application deadline for the 2023 edition of the Carrington Youth Fellowship program, is September 15, 2023.



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