Call For Applications-Cohort 8

Are you a young graduate with a passion to address the numerous public health challenges facing Nigeria?

Do you seek an opportunity to hone your skills and gain the competencies needed to create a positive impact in the public health and development sector?

If yes, then this program is for you!!

About the program
The Next Hundred Public Health Stewards (TNH-PHS) program is a flagship initiative by Centre for Health Systems Support and Initiatives for Development (CHESIDS), aimed at increasing the role of youth in health and development by equipping young public health enthusiasts with the knowledge and skills relevant in public health practice. The program seeks to fill the learning gap by championing leadership and competence building through a deliberate mentorship program where young professionals undergo an integrative public health learning experience.

We are happy to announce that the application for Cohort 8 of the program is open.

Benefits of the Program

  • Learn from Subject Matter Experts in the public health sector.
  • Access exciting career opportunities.
  • Gain 3 months of immersive experience in public health organizations.
  • Expand your professional network.
  • Collaborate and co-create projects that address public health challenges in Nigeria


  • Applicants must have a relevant degree.
  • Applicants must be interested in public health.
  • Applicants must follow CHESIDS on social media

Selection Criteria
Applications would be reviewed holistically to determine the best fit for the program. Successful candidates would be contacted through email, with notifications about the program start date.
CHESIDS is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome and encourage applications from candidates of all abilities.

NOTE: Falsification of the applicant’s details would lead to total disqualification
Application closing date: 30th November 2023