Eligibility criteria for the first phase of CYLIP include but are not limited to:
1. Recent graduate of a regional tertiary institution;
2. BSc or Associate Degree in Natural Sciences, Math, Economics, Computer/Computing Science, Engineering or Business.
3. A citizen of any of the following countries-Antigua and Barbuda; Barbados; Dominica; Grenada; St. Kitts and Nevis; Saint Lucia and St. Vincent and the Grenadines.