Take a look on the below suggested sample of scholarships for Ugandans in this category of scholarship-positions.com. Latest scholarships for Ugandan students are listed here to study abroad or in their home country. These Ugandan scholarships 2014-15 are available for local, international students as well as students from other developing countries. This division of our site keeps you informed about all available international scholarships and grants awarded to Ugandans at diverse levels of study like undergraduate, graduate, masters, doctoral and postdoctoral research programme. Various scholarship providers including renowned global universities and colleges, public and private sectors are allotting money in the form of scholarships and thereby helping millions of students to fund their education. Let’s have a view on the following list of scholarships for Ugandans and apply on time.
Academic Excellence International Masters Scholarship
Scholarship Provider: University of Essex, UK
Eligible Students: Be applying for a full-time Masters course
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing master’s degree level at University of Essex in UK.
Award Details: If you’re an international student, took your undergraduate degree overseas and are self-funding your postgraduate studies.
Application Deadline: 30th September
David E I Pyott Master of Surgery in Clinical Ophthalmology Scholarship
Scholarship Provider: The scholarship is funded by the generous support of the David E I Pyott Foundation.
Eligible Students: Applicants should already have been offered a place at the University of Edinburgh.
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing masters degree programme.
Award Details: Each scholarship will cover the tuition fee for the entire part-time programme of study as well as provide access to a broadband facility and a laptop.
Application Deadline: 29th July
Ambassador E.O. Kolade Scholarship for Masters Students in UK
Scholarship Provider: The London School of Economics and Political Science
Eligible Students: Eligible applicants must be a national of, and resident in, a country in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Courses: Scholarship is available to pursue full-time taught master’s programme.
Award Details: Total offer is of £20,000.
Application Deadline: 27 April
LSE Margaret Bennett Scholarship for Female Students from Africa
Scholarship Provider: The London School of Economics and Political Science, UK
Eligible Students: This scholarship is available to support female students from Africa intending to study for the LLM.
Courses: Scholarship is available for pursuing LLM programme.
Award Details:The scholarship is expected to be to the value of £5,000.
Application Deadline:27 April
Loughborough University Graduate School Development Trust Africa Scholarships
Scholarship Provider: Loughborough University, UK
Eligible Students: Full understanding of the costs involved in coming to study and live in the UK
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing postgraduate taught programme at Loughborough University.
Award Details: The scholarships will cover 100% of the course fees for your chosen postgraduate taught course for one year.
Application Deadline:30th April
MIT-Zaragoza African Supply Chain Professional Scholarships
Scholarship Provider: Zaragoza Logistics Center, Spain
Eligible Students: Applicant must be a four year undergraduate program equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree.
Courses: Scholarships are available for engineering program at master’s level.
Award Details: ZLC will award a number of scholarships consisting of reduction in tuition for the MIT-Zaragoza Master of Engineering in Logistics and Supply Chain Management.
Application Deadline: April 15th
The Desmond Tutu Masters Scholarship at University of Edinburgh in UK
Scholarship Provider: University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Eligible Students: Students of Africa (Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Côte d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Western Sahara, Zambia and Zimbabwe)
Courses: Master’s Degree Program
Award Details: The scholarship will cover the full overseas tuition fee and a maintenance allowance of £5,000. The award will be tenable for one academic year.
Application Deadline 1st April
IHRP Emerging Scholar Program at Mahidol University in Thailand
Scholarship Provider:The Institute of Human Rights and Peace Studies (IHRP), Mahidol University, Thailand
Eligible Students: Applicants eligible to be considered for this scholarship must meet admissions requirements for the MA Human Rights.
Courses: Scholarship is available for pursuing MA degree programme.
Award Details: The scholarship allows for reduced tuition and thesis fees (4,200 Baht per credit to 1,200 Baht per credit each term and a 50 % of the cost of the thesis fee).
Application Deadline: March 31
East African Development Bank Scholarship Program for STEM in USA
Scholarship Provider: Africa-America Institute, United States of America
Eligible Students: Rwanda, Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda
Courses: Graduate degree programme
Award Details: This fully funded scholarship will provide full tuition, room and living expenses within a stipulated budget.
Application Deadline March 31, September 6, May 1, for the fall and November 15 for the Spring Semester, September 6
Postgraduate Taught Talent Scholarship at University of Southampton
Scholarship Provider: Faculty Associate Director of Internationalization, University of Southampton (UK)
Eligible Students: Scholarship is available for students from Africa, Middle East, South America and India who excel in their field.
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing postgraduate taught programme at the University of Southampton.
Award Details: Scholarship of £6,000 is available for students.
Application Deadline: 31st March
2016 FIG Foundation PhD Scholarships
Scholarship Provider: FIG Foundation, Denmark
Eligible Students: Applicant must be studying for a PhD degree and registered solely in a surveying/geomatics academic programme that teaches surveying.
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing PhD programme.
Award Details:Successful applicants will qualify for a further grant of up to 3,000 euros to attend and present a peer reviewed paper at a FIG conference.
Application Deadline: 1 March
Janssen Pharmaceutica Scholarships for MSc Global Mental Health in UK
Scholarship Provider: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Eligible Students: Applicants must hold an offer of admission to the MSc Global Mental Health commencing in 2016-17.
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing masters degree level at King’s College London.
Award Details: Each scholarship will cover full tuition fees, a living expense stipend of GBP 15,298.00 and an allowance in the summer for project expenses.
Application Deadline: 29 February
Kader Asmal Fellowship Programme in Ireland
Scholarship Provider:ICOS – Irish Council for International Students, Ireland
Courses: Fellowships are available for pursuing postgraduate study
Award Details: The Kader Asmal Fellowships will cover tuition fee, economy travel to and from your country of residence to Ireland, a monthly personal living allowance, accommodation and settling in allowance, book allowance and study allowance.
Application Deadline: 22 February
Jay Jordan IFLA/OCLC Early Career Development Fellowship Program
Scholarship Provider: International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) and OCLC.
Eligible Students: Be a legal national from a qualifying country and be working as a librarian or information science professional in that country.
Courses: This is a intensive four-week Fellowship program based at OCLC’s headquarters in Dublin, Ohio, USA for library and information science professionals.
Award Details: Airfare, coach class, from the recipient’s home country to the United States and return trip to the recipient’s home country.
Application Deadline: February 12
IMMANA Postdoctoral Fellowships for International Applicants
Scholarship Provider: UK Department for International Development (DFID), UK government
Eligible Students: Eligible applicants will have completed a doctorate (PhD, DPhil, DPH, MD, DVM or similar terminal degree) in any field related to agriculture, nutrition and health within three years.
Courses: Fellowships are available for undertaking postdoctoral research programme.
Award Details: A fixed stipend of £34,000 (approximately $52,000) paid in quarterly instalments against satisfactory completion of programme milestones.
Application Deadline: 1 February 2016
NYDA Solomon Mahlangu Scholarship for South African Students
Scholarship Provider: National Youth Development Agency (NYDA)
Eligible Students: Students must be applying for admission to one of the participating universities as a 1st year full time student.
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate programme at one of the participating universities.
Award Details: The following costs are covered by the Solomon Mahlangu Scholarship like tuition, study book, meals and accommodation.
Application Deadline:29 January
Ferguson Scholarships for African Students at SOAS, University of London in UK
Scholarship Provider: Allan and Nesta Ferguson Charitable Trust
Eligible Students: Applicants must meet the English language condition of their offer of admission to study at SOAS.
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing master programme at the SOAS, University of London.
Award Details: Each Ferguson Scholarship is valued at £25,000 in total and lasts for one year.
Application Deadline: 28 January
EDCTP-TDR Clinical Research and Development Fellowships
Scholarship Provider: European & Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) and WHO/TDR
Eligible Students: Be a post-graduate (MSc or PhD) or medical graduate with clinical and/or research experience in infectious diseases.
Courses:Fellowships are available to early to mid-career clinical researchers and key members of clinical trial research teams
Award Details:The grant covers one economy class return ticket (home – host organisation – home); a monthly stipend; health insurance; an allowance to cover essential educational support materials.
Application Deadline:28 January (Stage 1) and 21 July (Stage 2: Training plan – EDCTP only)
Louis Dreyfus-Weidenfeld Scholarship and Leadership Programme in UK
Scholarship Provider: Louis Dreyfus Foundation and University of Oxford, UK
Eligible Students: Student should be able to demonstrate a connection between your subject of study and your longer-term career objectives.
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing full time graduate degree at University of Oxford.
Award Details:The scholarship will cover 100% of University and college fees and a grant for living costs (of at least £14,057).
Application Deadline: 8 or 22 January
Sadako Ogata Masters Scholarship at University of London in UK
Scholarship Provider: University of London, UK
Eligible Students: Applicants for the Sadako Ogata Scholarship must have received an offer of registration for the MA in Refugee Protection and Forced Migration Studies for the relevant upcoming academic session
Courses:Scholarship is available for pursuing MA degree programme at the University of London.
Award Details:The Sadako Ogata scholarship covers the ‘whole fee’ for the programme, comprising two Core Module fees, four Elective Module fees, and the two Dissertation modules fees.
Application Deadline:18 January
MMMF Grants for Women of Developing Countries in USA/Canada
Scholarship Provider: Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund, USA
Eligible Students: The MMMF awards education grants on a competitive basis to exceptional women from developing countries who have financial need.
Courses: Grant is available towards the completion of the degree program in Canada and USA.
Award Details: An MMMF grant covers only a portion of the total costs for an academic year.
Application Deadline: January 16
TGCL Scholarship for Postgraduate Students in Law
Scholarship Provider: Funded by the German Foreign Office through the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
Eligible Students: Candidates in the East African Community Partner States (i.e. Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda)
Courses: Postgraduate Study Programme (LLM or PhD)
Award Details: A scholarship will cover the University fee and a health insurance. An annual amount of 2,400 EUR for Tanzanians and of 3,000 EUR for Non-Tanzanians will be paid to cover the cost of living.
Application Deadline 15 January
Chancellors International Development Scholarships at University of South Wales in UK, 2016
Scholarship Provider: University of South Wales, United Kingdom
Eligible Students: Bangladesh, Brazil, Cameroon, Colombia, India, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Mexico, Nepal, Nigeria, Russia, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Turkey, Uganda, Vietnam, Zambia and Zimbabwe
Courses: Undergraduate Programme
Award Details: Scholarships of £2,500 are available for students.
Application Deadline 15th January
Dorothy Marchus Senesh Fellowship
Scholarship Provider: International Peace Research Association Foundation
Eligible Students: The Dorothy Senesh Fellowships are available to women from developing countries who have completed a Bachelor’s degree.
Courses:Fellowships are available for pursuing graduate programme.
Award Details:The Fellowships provide $5,000 per year for two years for both women, for a total of $10,000 each.
Application Deadline: January 15
MSFS Scholarship for Ugandan Students
Scholarship Provider: Georgetown University, USA
Eligible Students: A TOEFL score of at least 100, or an IELTS score of at least 7.0.
Courses: Scholarship is available for pursuing master program
Award Details: Scholarship will cover full-tuition.
Application Deadline: January 15
Centre of African Studies Visiting Research Fellowship in UK
Scholarship Provider: The Centre of African Studies, with the generous assistance of the A.G. Leventis Foundation at the University of Cambridge
Eligible Students: Applicants are expected to have completed a doctoral degree before the Fellowship start date.
Courses:This is a six months visiting research fellowship programme at the University of Cambridge.
Award Details:Each award is worth up to £14,000, out of which travel, college accommodation, maintenance costs and medical insurance will be paid by the Centre on behalf of the fellow.
Application Deadline:15 January
AFD-PSIA Student Scholarship for African Students
Scholarship Provider: Paris School of International Affairs of Sciences Po (PSIA) and the French Development Agency
Eligible Students: Applicants must have already submitted a full application to the Paris School of International Affairs of Sciences.
Courses:Scholarships are available for pursuing masters programme at Paris School of International Affairs of Sciences Po (PSIA)
Award Details:Scholarships ranging from partial to full tuition fee grants are offered to incoming students in the Master in Development Practice at PSIA.
Application Deadline: 10th January
IFS Individual Research Grants for Ugandan Students
Scholarship Provider: International Foundation for Science (IFS)
Eligible Students: Applicant must have a minimum of an MSc, MA or equivalent academic degree.
Courses: Grants are available for pursuing research programme.
Award Details: Individual Research grants are awarded on merit in amounts up to USD 12,000 for one to three years.
Application Deadline: 31st December
British High Commission Cameroon Women’s Scholarship
Scholarship Provider:British High Commission in Cameroon
Eligible Students: Applicant must hold an undergraduate degree
Courses: Scholarships are awarded for pursuing masters degree programme at any recognized university.
Award Details: The British High Commission’s Cameroon Women Scholarship will award ten (10) scholarships for candidates starting a master’s degree course at any recognized university in Cameroon
Application Deadline: 31 December
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