Enable Youth Uganda supports motivated young entrepreneurs in Uganda to start innovative enterprises in the agricultural sector. This application form will provide the Enable Youth team with the required information to determine if you will be selected. Only the 250 most promising candidates will be invited for the selection days in the respective regions.
If you choose to participate in this program, you will be asked questions related to your personal details, educational background, mindset, and involvement in agribusinesses. The Enable Youth team mandates truthfulness in all statements provided and information shared during the application. Not adhering to this can result in exclusion from the project. When found eligible for the Enable Youth program, you will be among approximately 250 young people that will participate in the program throughout the country.
In this program we will target a total of 250 young Agripreneurs between the ages of 18 and 35 years with a focus on women and support them in starting successful businesses.
The participating youth will be from and around irrigation schemes in the areas of Nebbi (Wadelai), Gulu (Tochi), Kasese (Mubuku II), Butaleja (Doho) and Kween (Ngenge). We will introduce the selected candidates to new technologies and innovative business models, and help them build up the local ecosystem that can support them best. At the end of the 6 months of intensive business acceleration program we will provide seed investment of maximum 8,000 USD to each of the 90 most promising Agripreneurs. The program is built upon 6 stages: