Kenya Youth Employment and Opportunities Project (KYEOP) Cycle 6 Online Application

Deadline: 20th January 2021

Kenya Youth Employment and Opportunities Project (KYEOP) Cycle 6 Online Application

Applications are now open for Kenya Youth Employment and Opportunities Project (KYEOP) cycle 6 intake. The project development objective of KYEOP is to increase employment and earning opportunities among targeted young people across Kenya.

The project will reach youth within selected counties in urban and rural areas.

The Ministry of Public Service, Youth and Gender Affairs (MPYG), through the Directorate of Youth Affairs (DYA) under the State Department of Public Service and Youth is the coordinating agency for the project.


  • Kenya Youths between 18-29 years of age (with some component extending up to 35 years)
  • Should have national I.D
  • Have no more than form 4 education
  • Do not currently have a job
  • Must be a kenya citizen

BENEFITS KYEOP Business Support beneficiaries receive:

  • Grants to start or expand their businesses.
  • Business development services where they are trained and guided on how to be great entrepreneurs.

KYEOP Training & Internship beneficiaries receive: 

  • 1 month of Life Skills & Core Business Skills Training .
  • 2 months of formal skills training followed by 3 months of internship.
  • 5 months apprenticeship under a qualified Master-Craftsman 
  • Entrepreneurship training

KYEOP Cycle 6 Online Application COURSES

Areas of Formal Technical Training

ICT Catering Fashion Design Bee Keeping
Hair Dressing Solar PV Technology Welding Beauty Therapy
Dressmaking Masonry Plumbing Firefighting
Mechanical Operations Baking Carpentry
Oil Pipeline Operations Painting and Decoration Motor Vehicle Mechanics Electrical Installation
Plant Operations Electricals Hospitality Food processing
Horticulture Waste Management


Areas of Informal Technical Training -Training under master craftsmen

Agribusiness Agro-processing Chemical Production Cobbler
Welding and metal fabrication Motor vehicle mechanics Panel beating and spraying  Fashion and Design
Event Planning Plumbing Masonry Catering
Bead making Hairdressing Dressmaking Carpentry
Weaving Cleaning Services Landscaping Painting
Handcrafts Leatherwork Cycle Repair Photography
Woodwork Bio sand production ICT Bakery


KYEOP Cycle 6 Online Application

Interested applicants should register by filling the online application form at or

Youths are encouraged to apply via KYEOP Portal above

For more Information: Visit the website for Kenya Youth Employment and Opportunities Project

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