Youths Civic Engagement

Leadtots Development Initiative is seeking young people who are passionate about developing themselves and contributing to the Inclusive society in North-East Nigeria to apply for her “Nothing About Us, Without Us” Youth Civic Engagement Program with support of National Endowment for Democracy, USA.


The Civic Engagement Program is targeted at youths and women in tertiary institutions, political parties and youth/women–focused organizations who seek to build their Leadership and civic participation capacities; strengthen their networks for an increased youth participation in governance through advocacies, media activities, voter education, civic engagement and get to have their voices heard in the promotion and implementation of youth and women development program.


Open to youths, especially young women, between the ages of 17 and 35, and residing in the North-East Nigeria. While Passion is a major criteria for selection, higher priority will be given to female applicants participants who are Student Leaders in Tertiary Institutions, Youth or women affiliated with an Organization in the region. PLWDs and Youths in Journalism will also be given special priority in selection.
NB: Past participants of the program and DE Watson Leadership Academy are not eligible for this program
Date: February, 2021

Applications Are Closed