Are you an aspiring entrepreneur and under25?  Are you passionate about making change happen in your community/country, Africa and the world at large, through entrepreneurship?  Then this is for you:


Apply for LaunchIT, a one-day programme that helps aspiring teen entrepreneurs turn their passions and ideas into viable business with paying customers. LaunchIT is the flagship programme of EAT [Empower-A-Teen],a social development project that empowers teenagers in Nigeria and Africa at large, through skill acquisitions, scholarship, talent, leadership and entrepreneurial development programmes. It’s an initiative of Under35CEO.


Some Benefits of Participating in LaunchIT

1.      Access to business development advice/ideas.

2.      Mentoring by some of the world’s most successful young entrepreneurs.

3.      Opportunity to launch your dream business.

4.      Opportunity to build a network of friends, mentors and colleagues that will help you on your entrepreneurial journey.

5.      Certificate of Attendance.


Who Can Apply?

LaunchIT is for teenagers (& older teenagers) between the ages of 15-24. Teenagers in Osun, Ibadan & Lagos can apply. Application opens on Feb. 1st, 2014 and ends on March 10, 2014. Selected applicants will be contacted via email/phone.


Where/When is the Programme

LaunchIT can only take 30 people per state. The programme will take-off in Osun State, in March 2013, followed by Ibadan and then Lagos. More information about the venue and location of the programme will be shared with selected applicants.


How You Can Get Involved

Training fee is #2,500 per teenager. Here are ways you can get involved:

1.      You can sponsor a teenager with #2,500.

2.      Recommend a teenager for LaunchIT.

3.      Introduce LaunchIT to a teenager.

4.      Support our Indiegogo Campaign here.


How Your Company/Small Business can Get Involved

We look forward to partnering with your organization. For more information or to get your company or small business involved with LaunchIT or any of EAT’s programmes, kindly shoot us an email here.


How to Apply

Send your name (full name), email address, phone number, and date-of-birth with a 1 page essay on “Impacting Your World Through Entrepreneurship” to Kindly indicate the state you’d love to participate. Thanks.


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