Nigeria Jubilee Fellows Programme (NFJP) Receives 116 863 Applications

Update on Nigeria Jubilee Fellows Programme of Buhari that was launched in 2021.

About 116,863 applications were received from the NFJP application portal. 5,898 private sector firms expressed interest to host the fellows. EU is spending €44m & FG is contributing $260m for the next 5years Designed for 20,000 Nigerian fellows.

Placing 20,000 highly skilled Nigerian youths in private and public sector organizations across various industries. Smart Nigerian youths have applied quietly and they are enjoying the program. All selected  Fellows will receive a monthly stipend of ₦100,000 paid by the Jubilee Fellows Programme subject to achieving planned results for each month.

The Jubilee Fellows Programme offers three pathways at the end of their active engagement in the Programme:

  • High performing Jubilee Fellows may go on to be retained by their respective host organisations.
  • Fellows with interest in entrepreneurship will have garnered skills and knowledge on the job which will be invaluable as they pursue other opportunities.
  • With newly acquired on-the-job skills & competencies, experience. exposure and a formidable alumni network which can be leveraged, fellows are better positioned and equipped to compete and access future jobs and employment opportunities.
  • In addition, all Fellows will automatically be enrolled to the Jubilee Fellows Alumni Network, providing a platform for peer-to-peer connections and job opportunities, upon completion of the programme.

Do you have more questions about the  Nigeria Jubilee Fellowship Programme?  Contact NFJP


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UN House, Plot 617/618 Diplomatic Drive,
Central Business District, Abuja, Nigeria.



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