Center for Youth Development and Strategic Studies (CYDSS), Africa

The Future is Africa!  Empowering the Youth 

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  • The Center for Youth Development and Strategic Studies (CYDSS), Africa is a knowledge/skill based empowerment and capacity building program for young Africans, with focus to develop and transform Africa from the grassroots. It is to positioned African youths find solutions to the conundrums bedeviling Africa as a continent in times like this.  
  • This dynamic program will take STUDENTS through a multi-phase on-line and on-site curriculums, specifically designed to equip them with the requisite skills and tools they need to thrive – not just during their time of studies but also in any future professional environment. 
  • Throughout the program, students will be immersed in the use of digital technology for social change, community transformation, entrepreneurship, and the role of innovation in a constantly changing world. 

Training Model

Selected beneficiaries will be joining E-Learning training sessions with International facilitators cut across the globe.   

Furthermore, beneficiaries shall be sent for a one month INTERNSHIP training in their respective countries.    

Duration of Learning

Training will be for the period of three (6) months consecutively June – November 2024 


CYDSS Scholarship is open to young Nigerian leaders who meet the following criteria: 

  • Interested applicants must be between the ages of 18 to 35 years old 
  • Are proficient in reading, writing, and speaking English Language 
  • Applicants must ensure to have a good android or iPhone, laptop with a good internet connection 
Registration Opens on
Monday 04th March, 2024 and shall be closed Friday May 31st, 2024
After which Successful Candidates shall be contacted Via Phone calls, Whatsapp/Telegram and E-mails
Kindly note that Successful candidates shall be required to pay the Acceptance Fees of $15 for Certificate


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