The Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG), in conjunction with LEAP Africa, is pleased to announce a call for application for the NESG Bridge Fellowship. The NESG Bridge Fellowship is a merit-based fellowship jointly designed and administered by the NESG, a private sector Think-Tank and Policy Advocacy Group, and LEAP Africa, a youth-leadership development non-profit organization.
The Bridge Fellowship Programme will admit 50 mid-level professionals between the ages of 22 to 35 who have demonstrated interest in research, public policy, community development, social work, business and/or social entrepreneurship. These professionals would be drawn from the academia, private, and public development sectors and across the six (6) geopolitical zones in Nigeria. They would go through a stringent selection process with two review levels where the review panellists will assess their applications, CVs and Essays written. The selected Bridge Fellows would be matched to the 13 Policy Commissions of the NESG to function in Policy, Research and Leadership.
The NESG Bridge Fellowship is open to all young Nigerians who meet the following criteria:
Participants would be required to Submit:
Application closes on the 7th of April 2021.
For more information, visit www.nesgroup.org/fellowship/application