- The applicants must be at least 18 years and at most 50 years.
- You must not have any form of formal education to apply (artisans and traders are also qualified).
- You must be willing to operate the business on full time basis.
- The applicants should have a new-fanged or inventive business idea in need of a start-up.
- Or already have an existing small business that needs capital to expand operations.