$3000 Grant Program for Nigerian Entrepreneurs

Innovate NGO Empowers Nigerian Entrepreneurs with $3,000 Pitch and Grant Program

Good news for Nigerian entrepreneurs.

Innovate, a respected NGO affiliated with Crosspoint Church is launching a fantastic program to support your business dreams.

What is the program?

  • A $3,000 pitch and grant competition open to aspiring and existing Nigerian entrepreneurs.
  • Aims to fuel innovation and growth for small businesses in Nigeria’s competitive market.

Financial Boost

  • Start or grow business: A $3000 grant can help Nigerian entrepreneurs with the initial costs of starting a business or expanding an existing one This could include buying equipment, renting a space, or covering marketing expenses.
  • Reduce reliance on personal savings: The grant money can lessen the need for entrepreneurs to tap into their personal savings This frees up money for other needs and reduces financial risk.

Increased Innovation

  • Support new ideas: Grant programs can encourage entrepreneurs to pursue innovative business ideas that might not be possible without financial backing This can lead to the creation of new products, services, and jobs in Nigeria.
  • Improve competitiveness: By supporting innovation, grant programs can help Nigerian businesses become more competitive in the local and global markets This benefits both the businesses and the Nigerian economy.

Networking and Mentorship

  • Connect with other entrepreneurs: Grant programs often involve workshops, conferences, or other events that allow entrepreneurs to connect with each other This can be a valuable source of support, advice, and collaboration.
  • Gain valuable mentorship: Some grant programs offer mentorship opportunities This allows entrepreneurs to learn from experienced business people who can provide guidance and support.


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Overall Benefits

  • Job creation: By helping businesses grow, grant programs can lead to the creation of new jobs in Nigeria This benefits the economy and reduces unemployment.
  • Economic development: A thriving entrepreneurial ecosystem can contribute significantly to Nigeria’s economic development Grant programs play a role in fostering this environment.

$3,000 Pitch and Grant Program More Details

Who is eligible?

Details on eligibility, application process, and deadlines will be available soon on Innovate’s website: [cpinnovate.org].

Selection Process

  • Focuses on merit and the potential impact of your business idea.

The Competition

  • Shortlisted applicants will pitch their ideas at the annual “Innovate 2024” conference in April.
  • Most promising ventures will win grants to bring their visions to life.

Building a Community

This program goes beyond funding. Innovate aims to create a network of like-minded individuals who share a passion for making a difference through entrepreneurship.

Past Success

In 2021, Innovate awarded N8 million in grants, supporting ten winning businesses from over 1,000 entries.

About Innovate

Innovate, an extension of Crosspoint Church empowers young entrepreneurs and professionals. They equip individuals with skills for success and promote social and economic development.

Innovate’s Vision

To be a leading organization that significantly contributes to youth development through empowerment, education, and mentorship.

Innovate’s Mission

To help members achieve career and business success by providing essential skills, information, and support. They also offer partnerships, mentorship, and development tools.

Core Values

  • Love for all people.
  • Excellence in everything they do.
  • Unity and inclusivity (Family).



Contact for More Information

  • Emmanuel Umukoro (Communications Manager, Innovate)
  • Phone: +2348107731354
  • Email: [email protected]

Don’t miss this exciting opportunity.

 Apply for the Innovate pitch and grant program and take your business to the next level

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