Lateef Jakande Leadership Academy Fellowship Programme 2022 for young Nigerians
Application Deadline: June 2nd, 2022 https://bit.ly/3wjnhCp
The Lateef Jakande Leadership Academy is a one-year Fellowship programme initiated by the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu that will offer life changing, nonpartisan and meritocratic opportunities to young Nigerians who desire to impact their generation.
The value of investing in leadership has been well established in all sectors. A rationale for investing in leadership development that is more specific to foundations is that doing so can contribute to the effectiveness of a country to which the foundation is already committed. The Lateef Jakande Leadership Academy is a program that aims to build skills, awareness, and a nuanced perspective among young people to tackle challenges in various fields including the public sector.
Have a minimum of 3 years work experience
Be under 35 years
Hold a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree
Have completed National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) or hold an exemption certificate
Innovative Learning Curriculum
Hands-On Leadership experience
Participation in Community Projects
Mentorship from Renowned Leaders
Continuous Multi-Source Feedback
One-on-One Leadership Coaching
Shadowing Lagos Cabinet Members
Local and International Policy Travels
Network of Alumni
Fellows will receive a salary and benefits of a Special Assistant to the Governor. Lateef Jakande Leadership Fellows cannot receive compensation from any other source during their year of government service.