DEADLINE: JUNE 8, 2022 — The 2022 Nigeria Youth Futures Fund (NYFF) is open for applications from individuals and organisations
Applicants to Nigeria Youth Futures Fund will receive grants ranging from $500-$40,000.
The Thematic areas for proposed projects include: Employment and Education; Media, sport, and Entertainment; Health; Peace building and Security; ICT and Entrepreneurship; Climate change and Environment and Civic participation.
Applications under the individual category must be Young Change Makers (aged 15-35 years) with a proven track record, working on a sustainable solution that directly addresses any of the seven thematic areas.
For the organisation category, applicants must be formally registered with the corporate affairs commission of Nigeria.
This grant is co-funded by the MacArthur Foundation and Ford Foundation.
The deadline for applications is June 8th, 2022.
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