The Bridge Program is a highly selective fellowship that identifies and develops change-makers to build Nigeria’s leadership capacity across sectors. The fellowship begins with a four-week intensive boot-camp followed by a lifetime of training, mentorship, access to resources and opportunities to forge a successful leadership journey. Each year, we welcome 50 high potential young leaders who are in their first or second years of university to join the network. The Bridge fellows become part of a large network of future leaders and nation builders that will take bold steps to transform Nigeria’s economy.


  • The one-year active free fellowship starts with a residential boot camp in August followed by year-long leadership training.
  • After completing the program, you will become part of an active alumni network, which can provide you with lifelong learning opportunities and support.


  • Applicants must be a student of a Nigerian university or polytechnic
  • Applicant must demonstrate leadership quality
  • Throughout the entire admissions process, we evaluate how you think, how you lead, how you see the world, and how audacious you are.
  • The program comprises fellows from multifaceted backgrounds ranging across disciplines – Law, Engineering, Social Sciences, Medicine, and Pure Sciences, to name just a few.

Application Documents

  • Complete Application Form
  • Academic Transcripts
  • Video Shots

Method of Application

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For More Information,

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Application Deadline: June 2, 2024.