Are there any benefits of being an iLead Fellow?

The iLEAD Fellowship is a robust programme that will give you access, skills and opportunities to effectively lead yourself, contribute meaningfully to nation building, and transform communities.

How will the iLead Fellowship help me grow professionally?

Fellows undergo intensive training in four phases over two years. During this time they are paired with mentors and provided one-one support from project officer and project lead over one year. You will gain work readiness skills applicable to any sector of your choice or set up a social enterprise or give back project that can scale into a full-fledged organization.

Do you have programmes for young professionals?

We offer leadership programmes to young professionals:

The Graduate Internship Programme, Youth Leadership Programme, and Enterprise Programmes.

Do you still run the CEOs Forum?

The last CEOs Forum held in 2017.

Do you work outside Nigeria?

LEAP is currently running a 2-3 year programme in East, West, South Eastern Africa and to partnerships across Nigeria. It is seeking more opportunities to scale, replicate its programmes in Africa; share its research and learning and contribute to important discourse affecting youth development, youth transitions, and nation-building.

Do you collaborate with CSOs in Nigeria?

Yes. A portion of our team is dedicated to giving back and serving indigenous NGOs, civil society organizations and nonprofit initiatives across the country.

How can I volunteer or intern?

Send an email to, to indicate the purpose for volunteering or interning, area(s) of interest, skill and attach your CV.