Become a fellow

To apply for the programme, you must:

  1. Be a female
  2. Be a Nigerian citizen
  3. Be currently living in Nigeria
  4. Be between 18 and 25 years (exceptional applicants between 26-30 will be considered), and
  5. Be a current student in an undergraduate program in a Nigerian tertiary institution or not be more than two years post-graduation from an undergraduate program.

In addition to the above compulsory requirements, the following skills and attributes are desired:

  • High leadership potential
  • Strong self-motivation mentality
  • High degree of commitment, determination, and goal-orientation

Most parts of this program are virtual; hence, you are required to confirm the availability and conformance of the following:

  • Good access to the internet
  • Access to and technical knowledge of using basic electronic devices including computers and mobile devices
  • Willingness to participate in all sessions and perform all post-learning tasks (Attendance and full participation are parts of the requirements for awarding the “Certificate of Fellowship” at the end of the program)

How to apply?

The application phase for the 2023/2024 cohort is currently open.

You can apply for the Life Beyond School programme only via the application form on this website. Applications by email or any other means are not accepted.