The Eze Mitchell Egbukole Foundation (EME Foundation) is set to bring continuous positive transformation to the lives of the Nigerian youths in the areas of financial empowerment, social responsibility, skills acquisition and self-development; one community at a time

The EME Youth Entrepreneurship Grant’s mission is to provide a platform whereby youths who have distinguished themselves academically, socially and morally can attain their destiny in high places.

To achieve this, the Eze Mitchell Egbukole Foundation aims to economically empower youths with viable business ideas, by providing them access to funds for start-up business or expansion of existing businesses.


The Eze Mitchell Egbukole Foundation is giving out N1,000,000 seed capital to 50 youth entrepreneurs across the 3 LGAs in Owerri made up of Owerri North, Owerri West and Owerri Municipal in commemoration of the 25th year memorial of HRH Eze Mitchell Egbukole.


  • Be aged between 21 and 40.
  • Have their businesses registered in Imo State.
  • Present a viable business idea and a strong commitment to entrepreneurship.
  • Fill in a detailed feasibility report and business plan outlining their proposed initiatives.
  • In this phase, the Eze Mitchell Egbukole Foundation will award one million Naira each to 50 entrepreneurs from Owerri North, Owerri West, and Owerri Municipal local governments in Owerri, Imo State.

Method of Application

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For More Information,

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Application Deadline: June 7, 2024.