The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC), operator of the NNPC/Shell/ Total/Agip Joint Venture (SPDC JV) announces the 2016 LiveWIRE Nigeria Programme for youths from Bayelsa, Delta and Rivers States, Nigeria.
LiveWIRE is a youth enterprise development programme supported by the SPDC JV. The programme aims to inspire, encourage and support young entrepreneurs aged 18-35 to start their own businesses through the provision of training and start-up finance.
25 Oct 2016
Assistance with the establishment of your business by providing business planning and management skills through the ‘Become a Successful Business Owner Course’.
Candidates with the best business plans will be provided with business startup grants.
Successful candidates will be linked to third parties like banks, Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) and allied financial institutions.
Volunteer mentoring programme for successful candidates.
Note that while some organisers may accept applications from all around the world, you may still be required to travel to the host country in order to take part in the later stages of a competition for instance, or you may be required to live there for a period of time to take part in a funded programme (e.g. scholarship, incubator, accelerator).
Multiple host countries may mean that no travel is required.