The “Junior Achievement Nigeria Venture in Management Program 2023” is ongoing. JA Venture in Management Program (ViMP) 2023 is now open for applications. Aimed at NYSC members, ViMP offers an intensive one-week session that prepares attendees for a business management and entrepreneurship career.
The JA Venture in Management Program features case studies, panel discussions, and lectures from facilitators from the Lagos Business School. Applicants must be serving Youth Corps Members or recently finished, 27 years or younger, and possess excellent academic records. The application deadline is July 18, 2023.
Applications for the prestigious Venture in Management Program (ViMP) 2023 are now officially open. This annual program by Junior Achievement Nigeria (JAN), in operation since 2000, provides an intensive week-long business management exposure to selected National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members.
ViMP is designed to equip NYSC members with diverse facets of business management, key decision-making processes, and essential skills for General Management. The program aims to prepare these young minds for the multifaceted world of business as managers and entrepreneurs and offers them a glimpse into the responsibilities, opportunities, and demands of a career in management.
The week-long program offers a blend of rigorous classroom meetings led by facilitators from the Lagos Business School, case studies, panel discussions, study groups, guest speaker sessions, and recreational activities. It culminates in a strategy workshop where participants present solutions to various business problems.
The program’s learning environment mimics top-tier business schools worldwide, with case studies focusing on Business Ethics, Accounting & Finance, Marketing, Strategy, Social Enterprise, General Management, Leadership, and Entrepreneurship. Furthermore, participants can participate in community service projects and teach JAN programs in nearby elementary schools.
Junior Achievement Nigeria Venture in Management Program Eligibility Criteria
Applicants for ViMP 2023 must meet the following eligibility criteria:
- Must be a serving Youth Corps Member or recently finished.
- Must be 27 years or younger.
- Must have excellent academic records (Minimum 2:1).
- Must have a proven interest in general management.
- Must have a track record of leadership.
- Prior participation in a JAN program will be considered as an added advantage.
How to Apply for Junior Achievement Nigeria Venture in Management Program 2023
The application process requires the submission of the following documents:
- A completed application form online.
- A Curriculum Vitae (CV should be saved with your full name).
- Proof of service (NYSC ID Card OR Call-Up Letter).
Supporting documents should be sent to email@example.com.
Interested and qualified candidates can apply by visiting the application portal via https://ja-nigeria.org/vimp-2023-application/.
The 2023 ViMP offers a valuable opportunity for eligible NYSC members to immerse themselves in a high-intensity management training environment. This experience will surely give them a competitive edge in future business endeavours. Hence, prospective applicants who meet the eligibility criteria are encouraged to apply before the deadline.
For more information, please visit ViMP.