DEADLINE EXTENDED: Apply by Wednesday 22 August at 11.59 pm.

Leadership Gambia with support from The Youth Empowerment Project (YEP) is offering a 6-month mentoring scheme for Gambian women entrepreneurs.

Summary of the Mentoring Scheme

The programme will consist of one-to-one online mentoring sessions with the diaspora mentors and monthly live e-Training sessions held at YMCA Gambia.

The goal of the programme is to support women entrepreneurs to better promote, price and sell their products and services at a profitable margin and for them to gain exposure to market data, trends, information and research through training sessions and one-to-one mentoring with mentors in in the diaspora. The mentors are expert consultants with years of business experience and first-hand insights into foreign markets and the diaspora client segment.

Selection Criteria

• Must be Gambian

• Must be a woman

• Must be aged 18-35

• Must be currently running a business

• Applicants needs must match the expertise of the mentors

Application Process

Please apply through this online form. If you require access to a computer in order to complete the form, please contact YMCA Gambia, where computers are available for this purpose.


NEW Application Deadline: Wednesday 22 August 2018 at 11.59 pm.


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