Gulu University Undergraduate & Masters Scholarships in Uganda
The MasterCard Foundation has partnered with the Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM), e. g Gulu University.
Under this partnership, 110 undergraduate and 110 masters scholarships will be provided over a period of eight years.
The scholarships target; academically deserving yet economically disadvantaged, marginalized communities and those coming from conflict and post conflict areas of Africa
1. Be a national of Kenya and Uganda to benefit from the national respective scholarship quota
2. Be a citizen of any African country to benefit from the Africa region scholarship quota
3. Be from economically disadvantaged, marginalized communities, coming from conflict and post conflict areas.
4. Be less than 25 years for undergraduate and less than 30 years for masters studies at the time of application.
5. Should have completed secondary school and/or diploma for a Bachelors degree application not more than two years from the time of this call.
6. The applicant should meet admission criteria to Eligible programmes in the university of choice (Egerton University or Gulu University).
All admissions into masters degree programmes require a relevant undergraduate degree programme.
8. Demonstrate interest in agriculture, agribusiness and entrepreneurship
9. Demonstrate leadership qualities
10. Have commitment to working in agriculture and agricultural value chains
11. Have a strong commitment to community transformation
Applications (PDF) by email attachment should not be more than 1 MB two file attachment (university admission and scholarship application).
Prof. Nancy W. Mungai
TAGDev Program Coordinator
Board of Undergraduate Studies
P.O Box 536-20115, Egerton
Tel: +254 711 68 9880 or +254 720 390 893
Academic Registrar, Gulu University
Awich Road, Laroo Division, Gulu Municipality
P.O.Box 166 Gulu, Uganda
For more information and scholarships application details, see – RUFORUM MasterCard Foundation Undergraduate & Masters Scholarships for Young Africans – Gulu University Scholarships in Uganda