CYFI) 2023 for Young Nigerians – Apply Today
Deadline: September 15, 2023
Are you a young Nigerian with a passion for making a positive impact on society? If so, the Carrington Youth Fellowship Initiative (CYFI) 2023 is your opportunity to shine.
This dynamic youth-based initiative, launched in 2011 by the U.S. Consulate General, Lagos, aims to empower young Nigerians with exceptional vision, skills, and experiences to design and implement projects that will contribute positively to Nigerian society.
Carrington Youth Fellowship Initiative 2023 for Nigerians
The Legacy of Walter Carrington
CYFI draws inspiration from the legacy of former Ambassador to Nigeria, Walter Carrington. He was a champion of civil liberties, democracy, and fostering closer ties between the U.S. and Nigeria. CYFI fellows are committed to translating Walter Carrington’s ideals into practical action.
By participating in the Carrington Youth Fellowship Initiative, fellows gain invaluable benefits, including:
- Development of core leadership, communication, and program management skills.
- Expansion of their professional network.
- Mentorship from experienced professionals.
To be eligible for this fellowship, you must meet the following criteria:
- Be between the ages of 18 and 30 on or before the application deadline.
- Reside in one of the following Nigerian states: Enugu, Delta, Edo, or Rivers.
- Possess proficiency in reading, writing, and speaking English.
- Have not previously participated in the Carrington Fellowship.
- Be available to fully engage in the one-year-long program located in Enugu, Delta, and Rivers States.
Application Process for CYFI 2023
Don’t miss this opportunity to join a community of passionate young Nigerians striving for positive change. The application deadline for CYFI 2023 is September 15, 2023. Please note that late applications will not be considered. To begin your application, click [here](https://application.carringtonfellows.org/sign-up/).
For More Information
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