Junior Chamber International Creative Young Entrepreneur Award (JCI CYEA) for Entrepreneurs in Nigeria 2022: Junior Chamber International (JCI) Calls for Applications from Young Entrepreneurs for its 2022 Creative Young Entrepreneur Award (CYEA). Deadline: 27th February, 2022, See Eligibility, Requirements and Application Guidelines.

Junior Chamber International Creative Young Entrepreneur Award (JCI CYEA) 2022 is calling for applications from entrepreneurs in Nigeria. The JCI Nigeria Creative Young Entrepreneurs Award (CYEA) is a pioneering award aimed at recognising, supporting and providing young entrepreneurs with the resources, training and brand visibility needed to take their enterprise to the next level.

At JCI Nigeria, they understand that entrepreneurs contribute significantly to the growth and development of the country because they not only have great ideas but also possess the drive and courage to make them a reality. Therefore, their aim is to identify and honour these young entrepreneurs solving economic problems by utilising creative and innovative strategies in alignment with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. This award is in partnership with Fate Foundation, Enterprise Development Centre (Pan-African University) and Business Day Media Company.


  • Open to enterprising young leaders;
  • Applications are open to Nigerian citizens that are resident in the country.
  • Must be utilizing creative and innovative approaches to make your business work.


The Creative Young Entrepreneur Program, through its sponsors and partners, will award the winners of the competition for their efforts and also play an important role to inspire and promote participants to create innovative new businesses and therefore jobs, in line with the JCI RISE Initiative to tackle the economic challenges caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.

How to Apply

Interested candidates who meet the criteria listed above should apply by clicking on the “Apply” button.


The deadline for application is February 27, 2022. Late applications will not be considered.