DIAMOND BANK REWARDS ENTREPRENEURS WITH 3 MILLION
The DIAMOND bank PLC has provided an opportunity to train and empower 50 more entrepreneurs in her seventh edition of the Building Entrepreneurs Today (BET) initiative, issuing N3million to the best five businesses.
This was stated in an opening speech at a press conference during the 7th edition of the BET initiative. The Head, Corporate Communications of Diamond bank, Chioma Afe said that the programme is organized in line with the bank’s drive to ensure that entrepreneurs in all Enterprises (MSMEs) are properly trained and equipped with core business knowledge, as well as given enough capital to effectively maximize the economy.
This year’s (2017) edition of the initiative programme is centered on the theme: “Innovation and Social Impact”, which is targeted at entrepreneurs of all sectors in the economy of whose entries, are expected from all geographical zones in Nigeria.
Mrs Chioma Afe stated that the 50 entrepreneurs on the six months training will be those whose businesses have possible threats to stimulate economic growths and development in Nigeria.
According to Afe, “at the end of the training a seed capital of N3 million would be given to the best five businesses” She said
The initiative programme, which is in collaboration with the Enterprise Development Center of the Pan Atlantic University, is at the core of the bank’s corporate social responsibility strategy and is aimed at making entrepreneurs who will not be afraid of the challenges presented by the harsh operating business environment, but will provide the needed values to the economy with the training and seed capital from the bank.
- Applicant must have a fully functional business (at least 3months in operations)
- Applicant MUST not have attended any entrepreneurial Management program at EDC.
- The business must have high growth potential.
How to Apply:
Create and upload your 60 secs video
Fill your BET online application and include your YouTube link
Once you have successfully submitted your entry, get all your friends to vote.
The top 300 entries will be contacted.
How to Apply: Interested and qualified candidates should Click Here to Apply