Lagos Business School (LBS) Young Talent Program for African Scholars 2017


Application Deadline: 25th August 2017

Offered annually? Yes

Eligible Countries: Africa

To be taken at (country): Lagos, Nigeria

About the Award: The purpose of the one-day programme is to help the school establish an ongoing relationship with the brightest university students in the country prior to and after their graduation from the university. The primary objective of engaging with these talented students is to expose them to a world-class institution and short list suitable candidates for the LBS Management Scholarship Academy. We will also welcome candidates that could become future administrative staff and ultimately faculty members. This programme would help

the school build a pipeline of bright academics for the African continent.

Type: Short Courses/Training


  • The candidate should not be above 30years old.
  • The programme is open to undergraduates, Masters and Youth Corp members
  • These students should be on a first class or second class upper.
  • Previous participants of the YTP are not eligible to apply again.

Number of Awardees: Not stated

Value of Award: The LBS Young Talents’ Programme will:

  1. Introduce participants to life in LBS as a faculty person, researcher and admin staff
  2. Introduce participants to a career in Management research and teaching
  3. Expose participants to the channels within the school for embracing an academic career: Management Scholarship Academy and the LBS PhD programme
  4. Discuss about the LBS culture, history and inspiration.
  5. Build a network of young talents who can also be part of the MBA programme

Duration of Award: One (1) day

How to Apply: Fill the application form online , send resume and proof of academic standing. Further details can be given by Ope Oteri on

Click here to apply online​

Visit Program Webpage for details

Award Provider: Lagos Business School

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