How to Apply For the Young Entrepreneurs and Students Grant


The YESGrant is an initiative of the Nigerian Young Professionals Forum (NYPF) in a joint venture with Heritage Bank.

Over 1000 Nigerians will this year be beneficiaries of N500Million Naira Grant seed capital set aside for young Nigerian entrepreneurs and students.

This was disclosed this week during the launch of the YESGrant Scheme by the Nigerian Young Professionals Forum (NYPF) in partnership with Heritage Bank, which took place at the Four Point Hotel in Lagos, Nigeria.

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Here is how to apply for the YESGrant:



– Prospective recipients must be between the ages of 18- 40.

– Be registered members of the Nigerian Young Professionals Forum (NYPF) and

– have an account with Heritage Bank prior to the disbursement of the funds in August 2016.

– Student’s award recipients must in addition provide their matriculation number and academic progression report.


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