Carrington Youth Fellowship Initiative 2022

Carrington youth fellowship initiative 2022 is a one year professional development program which is community based for entry to mid level professionals.

This program is organized by ogun state Government as a way of training professionals in their different fields.

One of the major aim of this fellowship program is to train people on the development of core leadership, communication and programs management skills. They will also learn how to improve in networking and equally get mentored.

The oyo state government knowing very well the importance of these training to the youths and younger generations over the years have been responsible for the funding of the program and have ready changed a lot of life and brought development In the state.

Fellowship details

  • Host country: Nigeria
  • Host Company: Oyo state Government
  • Category: Fellowship
  • School: College Education
  • Eligible Country: Oyo state citizens
  • Reward: Mentorship | Join US consulate General Network etc
  • Application: Now open
  • Deadline: July 30, 2022

Requirements for Carrington Youth Fellowship Initiative 2022

This fellowship is for everyone which means, nobody will be discriminated against on the basis of religion, disability, status, gender, socioeconomic status and so on.

It will also be available for Lagos Based Nigerian who will meet up with the following requirements.

  • Should be between the age of 21 to 35 years of Age before that deadline of application.
  • You should be a Nigerian who lives in Lagos, Ogun State and Oyo state.
  • Applicant should be good in reading, writing and good in English speaking.
  • To be qualified you most not have gotten for the program before, you should be a fresh candidate.
  • This program is a long one as it will take approximately one year for it to end, if you can do it, then your free to go but if you can’t keep up, please don’t bother applying because when your in, you can’t go out.
  • You should be a volunteerism and mentor
  • Should have a strong communication skills
  • Should have the ability to work as a group and respect each other’s opinion on any matter.

Application TimeLine

  • July 18 | Application Opens at Oyo and Ogun State
  • July 30 | Application Closes for Oyo and Ogun state
  • August 15 | Final Announcement

Benefits of Carrington Youth Fellowship Initiative 2022

The successful candidate will benefit the following from the program.

  • Participate in a year long professional development
  • Strengthen your work through new connections, skills and ideas.
  • You will have the opportunity to get mentored by top Nigerian and American mentors who are professionals in leadership training.
  • You will equal join the U.S consulate General Network In Nigeria.

How to Apply for Carrington Youth Fellowship initiative 2022

One thing you should have in mind is that the Carrington fellowship program Executives and board member are going to verify all the information you have provided and included In your application.

If any of your information is found to be false or discrepancy, your application will immediately be terminated.

To Apply, go to Oyo States Government on

For more information about the Scholarship and learn more on how to apply, you can visit CYFI WEBSITE now.