2020 Excellent Minds Initiative Campus Ambassador Programme – Nationwide

Excellent Minds Initiative is a charitable organisation dedicated to the youth and the vulnerable. Excellent Minds Initiative is a non-profit, non-governmental and a non-partisan organisation committed to instilling and growing excellence in young minds through relevant contributions to educational development agenda with a view to raising credible future leaders with the urgency of purpose and integrity.

We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below:

Job Title: EMI Campus Ambassador

Location: Nationwide

Job Description

  • Join the generation that acts as catalysts for social change in Nigerian Universities.
  • Are you an exceptional young person who is passionate about being involved in programmes that build capacities of young people around education, sustainable development and leadership?
  • Do you dream of a world in which all people are able to realise their dreams? Do you want to live a life that can be emulated as an ideal Nigerian youth?
  • Do you want to lead a transformational change in your University and local community? If yes, the EMI Campus Ambassador Programme may be perfect for you!

How Does It Work?

  • As a potential ambassador, you will be expected to fill some relevant personal information and answer some questions.

The Programme

  • The EMI Campus Ambassador Programme will provide an exciting opportunity for Nigerian University students to be part of our dynamic youth team.
  • Our Campus Ambassadors are passionate about the EMI vision and values; and constantly seek to identify innovative ways to build a more inclusive, empathetic and fair society through sustainable and action-oriented youth led projects and initiatives.


Ambassador Requirements

  • You must be passionate about leading transformational change and people development
  • Enrolled in a full-time undergraduate (200 level and above) programme
  • Willing to dedicate 2-3 hours every week
  • Willing to learn about EMI programmes
  • Involved with student organisations and programmes
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Able to plan events and manage a budget
  • Leadership and organisational skills
  • Problem Solving

The Ambassadors

  • Learn about the innovative programs of EMI and grow the EMI community
  • Plan and host fun and inspiring events on your campus in line with the EMI objectives
  • Create innovative ways to establish and manage the EMI volunteering platform on your campus
  • Acts as a campus contact for EMI team
  • Build a connected, fun and engaged social innovation community on your campus
  • Build relationships on campus with faculty and students group
  • Spread information about EMI competitions, scholarships, conferences and other events
  • Complete communication and report tasks associated with the Campus Ambassador role

As an EMI Campus Ambassador, you will:

  • Receive a bunch of cool rewards and recognition opportunities
  • Receive an invitation to a one-day induction exercise to further understand your roles, responsibilities and the expectations. Conveyance allowance shall be provided to successful students to compensate for travel
  • Get your own EMI SWAG
  • Enhance your professional development, leadership and communication skills
  • Access to a unique network of EMI Ambassadors across Nigerian Universities
  • Add the EMI Campus Ambassador Programme experience to your resume
  • Meet with inspiring people whilst also receiving a special package of training, mentoring and professional networking
  • Attend EMI special events as an EMI Campus Ambassador
  • Breakfast and lunch will be provided at the induction ceremony.

Time Commitment:

  • One academic year (September-May)
  • Two major events per year

Deadline: 30th April, 2020.

Application Opens
From 17th March to 30th April, 2020.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

For further enquiries, please contact:
0813 163 5132, 0706 536 7386

Note: Shortlisted students will be invited for a phone or skype interview by mid May 2020 and accepted students will be informed 2 weeks after the interview.

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