Applications for the F4F N16million Agri business grant has closed after attracting the interest of thousands of Nigerian youths.
The applications for the second edition of the Farmers for the Future Grant project officially closed at 11:59pm on 14th March, 2021. The grant is an initiative sponsored by British American Tobacco Nigeria Foundation (BATNF), partnering with NYSC and implemented by SAEDConnect.
Over 20,000 corps members from 20+ states of the federation indicated interest in the grant and 2,000+ applications were successfully registered. The applicants came on board with innovative ideas for the Agri Business grant. The selection process for the top 20 applicants who will advance to the bootcamp stage is ongoing after which the qualifying applicants will be revealed.
Please stay tuned as the Farmers for the Future grant program unfolds.
SAEDConnect is Youth Empowerment Accelerator. We exist to empower & activate Africa’s Young Human Capital by leveraging technology & strategic partnerships to enable solutions that help young people discover their potential; develop and activate their employability as well as their entrepreneurship capacity to create value and derive economic benefits.