Entrepreneurs in Nigeria can now apply for the forth edition of the Diamond Bank sponsored Building Entrepreneurs Today Program. The Program in its 4th year is a Corporate Social Responsibility initiative of the bank aimed at enhancing the growth potentials of Nigerian . Up to 15 Million Naira will be available in funding for entrepreneurs.
The program is organized in collaboration with Enterprise Development Center of the Pan-Atlantic University.
Areas of Interest
- Agro-Allied and
- Renewable Energy sub-sectors
At the end of the training, successful participants would have imbibed the culture of entrepreneurship that Diamond Bank Plc stands for.
- Applicant must have a fully functional business (at least 3months in operations)
- Applicant who has not attended any entrepreneurial Management program at EDC.
- The business must have high growth potential.
Applications are reviewed by a panel of judges based on a predetermined set of criteria after which successful candidates are invited for an interview session. Fifty shortlisted candidates will thereafter undergo a six months training with the EDC, following which the top fifteen are selected for a second phase of top-flight advisory services where they are required to present their business models. At the end of the process, the five participants who are adjudged to have the best plans are each given a three million naira grant by Diamond Bank Plc to support their businesses. To participate, log on to www.diamondbet4.com to fill and submit your application form.