Thank you for your interest in joining a community of young professionals committed to shaping positive change through dialogue and action.
Successful Shaper applicants are
between 18-27 years old
resident in Abuja
Becoming a member of the Global Shapers Community provides individuals with the opportunity to:
Belong to a network of outstanding young leaders who collaborate to shape a better future locally and globally
Further develop leadership skills and capabilities through custom programs, workshops, informal gatherings, mentorship, etc. curated by local Hubs.
Engage with the broader World Economic Forum Community and communities initiated by the Forum, such as Young Global Leaders and Schwab Entrepreneurs, face-to-face and by virtual means
Initiate and contribute to local, regional and global initiatives towards improving the state of the world
If this sounds like a community you would like to be a part of, we invite you to apply to join us in shaping our world.
We encourage both first time applicants and previous applicants who meet the basic qualifications to apply. We look forward to meeting you and working with you!