• (+234)810 573 8992
    • info@thebridgeleadership.org

Apply: Commonwealth Shared Scholarships

Deadline: 29 March 2017, Applications are open for Commonwealth Shared Scholarships for Master’s and PhD study in the UK, offered for citizens of developing Commonwealth countries to contribute to development needs of Commonwealth countries by providing training for skilled and qualified professionals and academics who would not otherwise have been able to study in the UK. These scholarships are funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID), with the aim of contributing to the UK’s international development aims and…

Apply: The Harry Frank Guggengeim Foundation Young African Scholars Program

The Harry Frank Guggengeim Foundation is seeking applications for its Program entitled “Young African Scholars Program”, which will provide both research grants to established scholars and dissertation fellowships to graduate students. The program includes a methods workshop, editorial and publication assistance, and sponsorship at an international conference to present research findings. Benefits Program will provide research grant of up to $2,000 USD each. Eligibility Criteria Applicants must be aged 35 or younger. Must have been educated on the African continent…

2016 Leadership and Community Development Programme – Training of Trainers

We are excited to have these young people volunteer to facilitate for the 2016 Leadership and Community Development Programme. The time spent learning from the trainers, Mrs. Atim Ekpo Bassey, Pastor Akomaye Ugar and Grace Ihejiamaizu was worth it. After 9 hours of intensive training, these young people are ready for the 2016 Leadership and Community Development programme in rural communities in Cross River State. Indeed, when we invest in the development of young people, we invest in the future…

Apply: MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at UCT

Deadline: 30 September 2016 The MasterCard Foundation in partnership with the University of Cape Town (UCT) is offering 300 scholarships over 10 years to academically talented yet economically disadvantaged students from Sub-Saharan Africa for study at UCT. The Scholars Program is a $500 million initiative to educate young people – particularly from Africa – to lead change and make a positive social impact in their communities. Scholars will receive comprehensive scholarships, academic support, peer mentorship, career guidance, internship opportunities, transition-to-work…

Apply: #WINsiders4Good Nigeria Fellowship

Deadline: 10 October 2016 Applicants are invited to apply for #WINsiders4Good Nigeria Fellowship, the program designed to help Windows Insiders tackle important issues in their local communities. With the #WINsiders4Good Nigeria Fellowship, the program want to build a fellowship of up to 20 Nigerian entrepreneurs to develop products and services that would help improve the lives of Nigerian people. Priority Areas The program opens to just about any product or service that can effectively address an important social or economic…

Apply: Senior Programme Assistant (Communication for Development) at UNICEF, Nigeria

Deadline: 30 September 2016 United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Senior Programme Assistant in Nigeria. The Senior Programme Assistant will perform programme support functions for the Communication for Development programme, including follow-up in fields of work such as programming, budget monitoring, and supervision of administrative staff. UNICEF works for a world in which every child has a fair chance in life. Key Jobs Responsibilities The Senior Programme Assistant…

Apply: Communication for Development Manager at UNICEF, Abuja, Nigeria

Deadline: 4 October 2016 United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Communication for Development Manager in Abuja, Nigeria. The Communication for Development Manager will be responsible for the design, formulation, management, execution, monitoring and evaluation of a behavioural change and social mobilization strategy, plan of action and programme activities in support of the country programme. UNICEF works for a world in which every child has a fair chance in…

2016 Leadership and Community Development Programme

Young people in Nigeria constitute more than 70% of the total population of the country, with a large number being underserved in core areas of their developmental needs, especially life skills development. It is a well-established fact that young people in every society carry the prospects for future progress and innovation in that society. It is also well known that leadership, community development and innovation are key drivers of economic, social and political advancement. A deepening recession is not a…

Uke Enun Jnr: Founder & CEO, Achievers Today

Uke Enun Jnr is 16 years old, born on 28th December 1999. He is the Founder & CEO of Achievers Today, an online platform built to motivate, teach and develop kids and teens with a mindset of creating positive impact in their generation, whilst learning how to turn passions and ideas into successful businesses. He has been actively engaged in developing talents and has honored speaking events from high profile contacts. His great speech delivery covers aspects of personal and…