Federal Government Graduate Internship Scheme (SURE–P)

The Federal Government of Nigeria through the Public Works, Youth and Women Employment Component of the Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Program (SURE-P) established the GIS (Graduate Internship Scheme), which aims to provide the unemployed graduates youths with job apprenticeship opportunities that will expose them to skills and experiences relevant to the current labour market and enhance their employability.

GIS seeks to create opportunity for eligible graduate youths to be placed as interns in reputable public/private sector firms to enhance building the manpower requirement to drive the Nation’s Transformation Agenda and Vision 20:2020.

The Graduate Internship Scheme (GIS) will employ 50,000 youth across the country to ensure that their skills have been developed towards empowering them to be employable in the short/medium/long term. GIS will ensure that youths are attached as apprentices in reputable public/private firms for a period of one year where the skills of such individuals will be sharpened.

In view of the above, the Graduate Internship Scheme (GIS) is established as part of the Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Programme (SURE–P) and it will employ 50,000 youth across the country to ensure that their skills have been developed towards empowering them to be employable in the short/medium/long term. GIS will ensure that youths are attached as apprentices in reputable public/private firms for a period of one year where the skills of such individuals will be sharpened as well as boost their chances of becoming self employed. While the GIS is designed as a short-term measure, it has high prospects for job creation.

In summary, the 1-year paid internship scheme will help to:

Acquire experience for self-employment
Acquire certified on-the-job experience and industry skills
Boost your prospect for good employment afterward.
To apply, log on to www.wyesurep.gov.ng or www.sure-p.gov.ng

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3 Comments

  1. ANOKWURU MODESTUS NNAJI says:

    Notify me of any available update

  2. ADUNOLA MICHEAL OLUSOLA says:

    i will like to know more about your information so that i can be the part of issue

  3. eric says:

    Please are the applicants notified regarding the update of the programme. I need such.

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