Instructions to Applicants

Start-up Academy

All Applicants

  • Must be between 18 and 40 years of age.
  • Must provide proof of identification, e.g., National I.D card (NIN), Int’l passport, driver license, voter’s card.
  • Must be of Delta State origin with proof by uploading his/her Certificate of Local Government Area of Origin on the application portal.
  • Must have basic knowledge of HTML, CSS and JavaScript.
  • There will be a Computer-Based Test (CBT) administered as a preliminary assessment for all interested participants.
  • Must submit a duly signed Guarantor's Form (Downloadable online). Note that guarantors must be Civil servants of GL 12 and above, an Engineer, Doctor, Accountant, Clergy etc. Indicate interest by completing and submitting the application form online within stipulated timelines.
  • Minimum academic requirement is Higher National Diploma Certificate (HND) or Bachelor’s Degree(BSc).
  • MUST be ready to take full responsibility of accomodation in Asaba.
  • Multiple application is discouraged as it leads to automatic disqualification from the programme.
  • Should be willing to commit to full attendance on the training schedule.
  • Delta State Government empowerment programmes are usually for unemployed persons.
  • All applications should be completed not later than 14th August, 2022. Applicants are advised to carefully read the guidelines and eligibility criteria before filling the application form on the website. Application Portal closes on 14th August, 2022 at 12:00 Midnight
  • ONLY shortlisted candidates would be invited for a Computer-Based Test (CBT) and only those who are successful at the Computer-Based Test (CBT) and oral interview would be admitted into the Information and Communications Technology-Youth Empowerment

ICT For Self-Employment

All Applicants

  • Must be between 18 and 40 years of age.
  • Must provide proof of identification, e.g., National I.D card (NIN), Int’l passport, driver license, voter’s card.
  • Must be of Delta State origin with proof by uploading his/her Certificate of Local Government Area of Origin on the application portal.
  • There will be a Computer-Based Test (CBT) administered as a preliminary assessment for all interested participants.
  • Must submit a duly signed Guarantor's Form (Downloadable online). Note that guarantors must be Civil servants of GL 12 and above, an Engineer, Doctor, Accountant, Clergy etc. Indicate interest by completing and submitting the application form online within stipulated timelines.
  • Minimum academic requirement is Ordinary National Diploma (OND).
  • MUST be ready to take full responsibility of accomodation in Asaba, Agbor, Ughelli and Warri.
  • Solar and Inverter installation applicants must have Electrical/Electronics Engineering background.
  • Multiple application is discouraged as it leads to automatic disqualification from the programme.
  • Should be willing to commit to full attendance on the training schedule.
  • Delta State Government empowerment programmes are usually for unemployed persons.
  • All applications should be completed not later than 14th August, 2022. Applicants are advised to carefully read the guidelines and eligibility criteria before filling the application form on the website. Application Portal closes on 14th August, 2022 at 12:00 Midnight
  • ONLY shortlisted candidates would be invited for a Computer-Based Test (CBT) and only those who are successful at the Computer-Based Test (CBT) and oral interview would be admitted into the Information and Communications Technology-Youth Empowerment