SME Funds

EAYF SME Funds is an initiative under EAYF 4 SMEs project. It is a business grant provided to EAYF network members to support their business.


Grant Amount:

0 weeks

Application Duration:

24/ /2024

⁠Application Start Date: December 24th, 2023

7/ /2024

Deadline: January 7th, 2024

Empowered African Youths Foundation


Our long-term vision is to build the largest network for African youths and young entrepreneurs for socioeconomic development. The problem identified when we started the foundation was the lack of self-awareness & confidence in young people to start a business and sustain it.


1. Must be an EAYF Member
2.Must own a Business

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Application Criteria

a) Must be a bonafide and registered EAYF network member. Register here.

b) Must own a business. Business Registration is not mandatory.

c) Must provide proof of residence, contact details, and financial statements.

d) The grant winner must commit to being accountable and provide feedback to the foundation on how the grant money was utilized to enhance the business.

Your participation and adherence to these criteria not only make you eligible but also contribute to the vibrant spirit of the EAYF community. We look forward to receiving your applications and supporting your entrepreneurial journey.