How To Apply For NYSC Business Loan

 

If you are a Corps member or Ex-corps member, NYSC can be your lucky ticket to get a loan from Central Bank of Nigeria, through Heritage Bank, in partnership with Youth Innovative Entrepreneurship Development Programme (YIEDP). In this post, you will learn how to apply for NYSC business loan for youths.

The reason CBN gives loans to Nigerian youths is to help them start a business that will generate income and create employment opportunities for those around them.

I’ll show you how to apply for NYSC business loan of up to N3million for individual, and up to N10million for group of 3-5 persons.

According to YIEDP, a Nigerian youths can apply for a loan of up to N3 million.

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The Eligibility For NYSC Loan

Those who are eligible to apply and get the loan are;

1. Applicant must be between the age bracket of 18 and 35 years,

2. Must be a serving Corps members, or

3. Ex-Corps members (but not more than 5 years after completion of NYSC),

4. Must have business idea.

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It is important to know that Heritage Bank has been chosen by the Central Bank of Nigeria to oversee YIEDP.

YIEDP is an innovative scheme aimed at harnessing the entrepreneurial skills amongst the teeming Nigerian youths by providing quick and affordable loans to help them implement their business ideas.

A single qualified applicant can get a loan of up to N3million, while group of 3-5 qualified applicants can get up to N10million.

Qualified Business Sectors For NYSC loan

For you to qualify for the loan, you will have a business or business ideas related to any of the following fields:

  • Agro-allied
  • Technology (ICT)
  • Automobile
  • Power & Energy
  • Film and Photography
  • Construction Support
  • Education and Financing,
  • Food Processing,
  • Information and Communication Technology(ICT)
  • Manufacturing
  • Cottage Industry
  • Others
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Instructions

Nigerian youths who have served or are serving in NYSC can apply for the loan via online. If you are eligible to get this loan, then you needs to adhere to the following Instructions:

  • All eligible applicants can apply for the programme through the official portal.
  • To apply for this online loan in Nigeria, you have to use your NYSC State Code.
  • All applicants can make an individual NYSC loan request or as a group of 3-5 people
  • A single applicant can apply for a loan up to N3million.
  • A group application can access up to N10million.
  • Applicants can submit only one business idea at a time.
  • All applicants can track their application process through the same portal.

Collateral for obtaining the loan

According to the request of the Heritage Bank NYSC loan scheme, all applicants must provide the following list of documents:

  1. Tertiary Institution Certificate,

  2. NYSC discharge certificate or pledge your discharge certificate if you are still serving,

  3. If you have a legal ownership of assets financed by other Bank, then you need to provide additional documents upon the request of the Heritage bank.

Note: The application portal will be opened for limited time period. You don’t need to be registered with the Corporate Affairs Commission. All successful candidates will be guided through the application process.

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How to apply for NYSC business loan

To apply for NYSC business loan, go to the official portal, register by filling online form, submit your application and wait for official review from the Heritage Bank. You will be contacted, and the money will be paid into your bank account if your application is approved. The whole registration process is free.

To apply for NYSC loan go to the official portal at http://www.yiedp-hbng.com/

Updated: September 1, 2019 — 2:36 pm

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I'm a webmaster, a blogger and an internet entrepreneur by the mind. I graduated from Nnamdi Azikiwe University, served Nigeria in 2016 as NYSC member. Feel free to contact me if you need my assistance.

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  1. how to apply and at which rate of interest charges?

  2. 2016 batch are yet to collect the loan after all the hustles.
    Please how can they access it?

  3. Amina Yakubu Abdul

    Thank you For this opportunities

  4. Can a serving corp member apply?

  5. Nathaniel Kiyani Solomon

    Is it my original cert am given as collateral ? What is my faith for appointment or work please .or is it the photocopy you need .

  6. HUSSAINI ANAS ABBA

    I’m really interested

  7. i just hope its for real.

  8. Ayuba, Nnohkira Dumwe

    This is a great plan to eradicates unemployment

  9. Thanks for this post.
    However, what is the interest rate on the loan and the maturity date?

    1. It a good opportunity to Nigerians in reduceing uneployment.

  10. Bashar Muhammad Yabo

    Can a 2013C who finished their service October 2014 be eligible?

    1. Please is there interest rate if yes, how much?
      What is the maturity date

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