Youth Employment & Entrepreneurship Initiative (YEEI) Application

Focal Point Global’s inaugural Youth Employment & Entrepreneurship Initiative (YEEI) seeks to reach a diverse group of students who are committed to expanding their workforce exposure, employment opportunities, entrepreneurial ventures, and career development.

By applying to the program, you will be taking the first step to becoming apart of the next generation of young employed leaders.

  • Age: 15 to 19 (born between November 1997 –  August 2002)
  • Location: Candidates should be current secondary school youth from Banjul, Gambia or Buea, Cameroon.
  • Participating youth should be hardworking, self-motivated and passionate about youth employment and exploring entrepreneurship. The program will help youth build leadership, confidence, and soft skills that are necessary to attain employment.
Application Instructions
  • Download the YEEI application: YEEI application form
  • Complete the YEEI application fully. Incomplete applications will not be evaluated.
  • Obtain a proof of age document (i.e. copy of license, identification card, school document with birth date on it, etc.) to submit with your application.
  • Check to make sure your application is fully completed and your proof of age document can be submitted online.
  • Attach you documents to the submission form below with your email and press send.
  • You will receive a confirmation email notifying you that we are reviewing your application

Application Submission

Name (required)

Where are you located (Remember Candidates must be from Buea, Cameroon and Banjul, The Gambia) (required)

Email (required)

Age (required)

Upload your completed YEEI Application (Accepted file types: doc) (required)

Upload your proof of age (Accepted file types: doc, pdf, jpg) (required)

Limit of 10 MB for each file

If you prefer to submit your application by other means, you can do so by sending an email to Be sure to include your name and contact information on each page of your application. In the subject line include YEEI Job Application with your age and location.