Apply for Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) 2021/2022 Agri-Business/ MSME Investment Scheme (AGSMEIS)

Are you into Agro-Business? Do you wish to establish your own small/medium enterprise? If yes, then relax this article is for you. Ensure you read to the end so you understand what 2021 Agri-Business/ MSME Investment Scheme (AGSMEIS) is and how to apply.

We are pleased to inform the general public and interested persons that the 2021 Agri-Business/ MSME Investment Scheme (AGSMEIS) Portal Now Open for Nigerians.

The Agri-Business/Small and Medium Enterprise Investment Scheme is an initiative to support the Federal Government’s efforts and policy measures for the promotion of agricultural businesses and small/medium enterprises (SMEs) as vehicles for sustainable economic development and employment generation.


  • Get trained by first selecting a CBN-Certified Entrepreneurship Development Institute (EDI) to guide you through the loan application process and ensure that all your documents are complete.

Eligible Field(s)

Functional Training Areas for Entrepreneurship Development Centers Under AGSMEIS include:-

1. Agriculture & Agro-allied processing
2. Art & Entertainment
3. Automobile Services
4. Fashion and Dressmaking
5. Catering & Event Management
6. Courier & Delivery Services
7. Creative Industry
8. Apparels and Textiles
9. I.C.T 10. Cottage Industry
11. Media
12. Publishing
13. Telecommunications
14. Hospitality
15. Health Services
16. Welding & Fabrication
17. Animal Husbandry
18. Cosmetics, Beauty and Makeup Artistry
19. Electrical and Electronics
20. POP and Tiling
21. Carpentry

How Does It Work

  • Step 1: Get Trained
    Attend a compulsory training with a CBN certified Entrepreneurship Development Center (EDC).
  • Step 2: Apply For Loan
    The Entrepreneurship Development Institute (EDI) guides and assists you in getting all necessary documents required to secure the loan
  • Step 3: Receive Funds
    Loans are paid into the account of beneficiaries. Unqualified candidates are given feedback.
  • Step 4: Get Business Support Services
    The Entrepreneurship Development Institute assists you to implement business plan and provide business support services commercially.
  • Step 5: Make Sales
    Sell products and services to pay back loan and make profit.
  • Step 6: Repay Loan
    Run your business, keep proper records, monitor sales and expenses to maximize profit and pay back the loan.

Application Method.

Click Here To Apply


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