The scholarships are available for pursuing the undergraduate and postgraduate programme in the field of
- BASIC SCIENCES
- MASS COMMUNICATION
- VETERINARY MEDICINE
- BACHELOR OF LAWS
- HUMAN MEDICINE / PHARMACY
The scholarship is hosted by the Makerere University, Uganda. If you are an international student and you wish to study in Uganda, this is for you Latest Ugandan Undergraduate Scholarships 2019-2020
Scholarship is open to students from Uganda and Sub-Saharan Africa countries. Read also if you wish to study outside your home country Simple and Detailed Answers about Applying and Winning a Scholarship.
The Program offers comprehensive student support, that includes;
- Tuition and Functional fees
- Accommodation, Feeding, and stipend
- Laptop, books and other learning materials
- Transport to and from home
- Medical insurance
- Psychosocial support and mentoring of scholars
- Capacity building program for life skills development in ICT, Leadership, Gender, Human Rights, Communication, Entrepreneurship, and Financial Literacy.
The MasterCard Foundation Scholars at Makerere University will have six cohorts of Scholars with the first cohort of 50 Scholars.
The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:
- Both female and male students who are qualified for first-year undergraduate admission to Makerere University.
- Economically disadvantaged students from African Countries.
- Academic Excellence, with more points, scored for students admitted for science disciplines
- A person with leadership experience or potential.
- Demonstrate Commitment to give back to the community.
- A person who is admitted on the basis of Uganda Certificate of Education results or its equivalent.
- Website – http://mak.ac.ug/mastercard-foundation-scholars-program
Gender Mainstreaming DirectorateMakerere UniversityP O Box 7062 KampalaEmail: [email protected]Tel: +256 414 540 184+256 414 597 907
This scholarship is open to every academic year.
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Makerere University in partnership with MasterCard Foundation offers scholarships to 1,000 academically bright but economically disadvantaged youth from Africa to study at Makerere University. The scholarships are available for pursuing the undergraduate and postgraduate programme