HEADSTART BUSINESS TRAINING, MENTORING AND SUPPORT PROGRAM Skills Outside School Foundation in partnership with Aspire Coronation Trust (ACT) Foundation and sponsored by Access Bank, announces the 2018 Headstart business training, mentoring and support program for youths with essential skills to enable young people start, scale up and sustain their businesses. Eligibility Requirements To be eligible Live in Abuja and Kaduna ( it is a nonresidential program) Must be able to read and write in English Have a passion to start a business or have started a business already Additional Program Benefit - 6 months mentoring support - 6 Month Advisory support - Access to Entrepreneurs hubs - Access to Entrepreneurs network - Apprenticeship Opportunities - Access to funding support tools - Business challenge prizes( Facebook advert, website development, business card development) - Certificate of completion Curriculum Each programme cycle will run for 4 weeks and will involve practical working sessions on Business concept development Business Skills, Business pitch, Branding, Communication and Marketing, Financial Literacy, Human Resource Management, Business Law and Corporate governance, and unlocking funding and mentoring opportunity. Stage 1 Interested applicant must complete the online application form https://goo.gl/forms/BrnCMxJhFgnihs6s1 after which 70 applicants will be selected for each cycle. Through the partnership with Aspire Coronation Trust (ACT) foundation, the program is slashed from 75,000 to 10,000 naira to entrepreneurs who successfully scale through with the application process