Last updated on May 18th, 2019 at 12:12 pm
The I-startup NSIP/Premier Hub grant is calling for application from N-Power beneficiaries and other interested persons across Nigeria who have entrepreneurial ideas.
If you registered for I-Startup SouthWest 2.0, please check your mail!! You might have been selected to go into the next phase of the program!! If you got a mail.
Please reply immediately to firstname.lastname@example.org Congratulations to all selected applicants!
The programme was lauched in partnership with the National Social Investment Programme (NSIP).
The premier hub grant is called I-startup specifically meant for applicants in the South West region.
Remeber, the N-Power job scheme is one of the programmes of the National Social Investment Programme (NSIP).
What is I-Startup NSIP/Premier hub grant
I-startup Southwest is a Federal Government intervention of the National Social Investment Program (NSIP) under the office the Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
This program provides an opportunity for innovative and dedicated teams who have viable ideas and solutions in Manufacturing, ICT, Agriculture, Health and Governance to redefine their product/solution, achieve product-market fit, and acquire new customers (including corporates) and investment.
The centre is located in Ondo state, Nigeria. It is meant to fast track industrialization in Nigeria by creating an enabling environment and empowering youths who are leveraging technology to build ideas into sustainable solutions.
What the I-startup centre does
- Incubation and
- Acceleration programs.
Aim of I-startup
The aim is to impact the Nigerian Economy to become a knowledgeable driven/smart economy, capable of rapidly accelerating industrialization by training and serving talent acceleration points for young Nigerians in technology driven sectors of the economy, including Digital and innovative solutions, Professional services, Manufacturing and Agro-allied Technologies.
Who can apply for I-startup NSIP/premier hub grant:
- Any individual or early stage startup who has an idea, solution or product in the following areas:
- Digital Oil field,
2) Your business must be for profit
3) Your state of residence or startup must be located in any of these states within the Southwest region: Ogun, Ondo, Oyo, Osun, Lagos and Ekiti
Benefit of the programme
The Programme provides critical tools for entrepreneurial success, including:
- Training: weeks of intensive training on setting-up and managing businesses
- Mentorship and Advisory: Hands-on support: Business strategy, financial management, recruitment, product development (advisory)
- Free work space for team members, high speed internet & more.
- Seed Capital: non-returnable seed capital.
How to apply
NSIP has made the application easy for everyone as the I-startup premier hub grant application is a page Google form.
If you like you may want to pass the the official website of the I-startup premier hub: Alternatively you can fill the form right away using the link below to land on the page.
Begin your I-startup NSIP/Premier hub grant HERE
Application closing date: April 14, 2019.
Any question? Drop them we’ll get on it.