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Nigerian Youth Merit Awards has been designed as a dinner/red carpet awards program created to recognize outstanding achievements amongst students, the youth and young entrepreneurs in Nigeria. It is structured to be the climax of a 2 day National Youth Summit. Fairness and depth of research are two specific values central to the success of the National Youth Merit award and this year is no exception, the next paragraph is a summary of the protocol involved in nomination, selection and screening of final winners. Please read carefully;

Nominations are received via online suggestions by the general public and recommendations by institutions. The Nomination through NYMA web portal is done by following this link, registering and giving a brief summary on your nominee with adequate and verifiable reasons why he/she deserves to be given this National Honour.

Collation of nominees is made through voting on the web portal and an esteemed panel of judges cutting across several sectors in Nigeria.

Final selection(s) are made by our panel of judges following strict judging criteria



National Youth Economic Summit is designed to be an annual gathering of students and youths, possessing unique leadership & entrepreneurship qualities/potentials evident in their various schools, establishments and/or local environment to share information, explore resources, network and receive training from highly experienced & inspiring resource persons in various works of life. The program will take the form of the Nigerian Economic Summit and will be done in a single hall filled to capacity where topical issues will be addressed, while feedbacks and questions will be entertained after each speaker’s presentation. This will be a highly interactive session and submissions will be made to the Presidency via the Ministry of Youth Development. 

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