CSBG Africa To Reward 15 Entrepreneurs With ₦250,000 Grant

CSBG Africa To Reward 15 Entrepreneurs With ₦250,000 Grant

Creative Solutions for Business Growth (CSBG) Africa will after its business ideas pitch competition on June 10, 2023 award ₦250,000 grants tot he successful winners.

The CEO and Creative Team Lead of CSBG Gbenga Adenuga said that “the aim of CSBG Africa is to boost businesses, connect young minds with businesses, and suport them with grants.”

Adenuga said that 6,000 applications were received however only 15 applicants will receive the grant.

The grant according to Adenuga was gotten through donations from families, contributors and friends.

He also said that “We will also give the participants certificate of completion and the purpose is that they will likely come in contact with us or our partners in future and that will drive them to some opportunities.

“After the competition, we will follow up with the winners to make sure that they are thriving and will provide support for them.”

While talking about the reach of the firm, Adenuga said that ‘CSBG started in 2019 and we hope to move beyond Nigeria, to empower other African entrepreneurs.’

According to Ayo Dolapo, the Operations/Learning Experience Manager, CSBG exists to pull entrepreneurs up. He also said “If you have an idea, think about what you can do to raise the money legally. Do not limit your mind or restrict your dreams.

“Through CSBG business-minded people and entrepreneurs are pulled up, encouraged and supported financially through the rant.”

The event scheduled to hold on June 10, 2023 aims to help youths navigate the complexities in career and business landscape. It will be entertaining and narrative in nature, will involve both guidance and motivational chats with attendees.

The session, themed “ReThink, ReAlize, and ReDirect,” will begin at 11:00 a.m. at Agip Hall, Muson Centre in Lagos, with experienced facilitators from various backgrounds.

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