Junior Achievement Nigeria (JAN) is now accepting applications from serving Youth Corps Members, or those that recently finished (November 2018), for its 2019 Venture in Management Program (ViMP). The deadline for submission of applications is 23rd November, 2018.
Aware of the great need to prepare university graduates for successful entry into the world of work, Junior Achievement Nigeria (JAN) has partnered with African Capital Alliance Foundation (ACA Foundation) and the Lagos Business School(LBS) for another session of the Venture in Management Program (ViMP).
Venture in Management Program (ViMP) is an annual program of Junior Achievement Nigeria since 2000. ViMP is designed as a one-week intensive “mini-MBA” session to introduce selected members of the National Youth Service Corps to the different facets of managing a business, making crucial business decisions and developing skills for General Management.
The week-long program led by facilitators from the Lagos Business School (LBS), includes stimulating classroom sessions, case studies, panel discussions, networking, study groups, guest speakers and recreation, culminating in a strategy workshop, during which the participants will present solutions to real-world case studies.
The goal of ViMP is to prepare NYSC members for the world of business as managers and entrepreneurs. This opportunity is designed to expose future business leaders to the responsibilities, opportunities, and demands of a career in management.
The learning environment mirrors that of the top business schools around the world with case studies focusing on Business Ethics, Accounting & Finance, Marketing, Strategy, Social Enterprise, General Management, Leadership and Entrepreneurship. Participants also engage in a community service project and teach JAN programs in nearby elementary schools.
Benefits: Accommodation, Housing and transportation are provided by JAN.
Junior Achievement Nigeria (JAN) Venture in Management Program (ViMP) Eligibility.
- Applicant must be a serving Youth Corps Member, or recently finished (November 2018)
- Must be 27 years or younger (Born 1991 or later)
- Must have excellent academic records (Minimum 2:1)
- Possess proven interest in general management
- Have a track record of leadership
- Participation in previous JAN program will be an added advantage
How to Apply for Junior Achievement Nigeria (JAN) Venture in Management Program (ViMP).
The following are required:
- Completed application form
- Proof of service
Application deadline: Friday, November 23rd, 2018. For more information send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.