Are you a female business owner or an aspiring one, between ages 18 – 45, and you need funds or support for your business? Don’t look further, the Federal Government of Nigeria, has a program to get that for you, You Win. Youth Enterprise with Innovation in Nigeria – YouWin! – is a Federal Ministry of Finance business plan competition for young people. The second edition – You Win 2 – was recently launched by President Jonathan, strictly for ladies. The first edition was for both male and female, producing 1,200 winners, with some getting up to 10 million naira grant, according to the needs of their business.
You Win is a collaboration of the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Communication Technology (CT), the Ministry of Youth Development and the Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development. You can find out more about the program here, and register here.