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.
MSFS Scholarship for Ugandan Students
Georgetown University is offering scholarship for sub-Saharan African students to pursue master program (Master of Science in Foreign Service). Students will take courses in international relations, international trade, international finance, statistics and analytical tools, and history. In addition, students choose an area of concentration such as Global Politics and Security, International Development, or Global Business and Finance. The application deadline for fall 2016 is January 15, 2016.
African Graduate Fellowship at American University in Cairo
American University in Cairo is offering graduate fellowship for Non-Egyptian African nationals. Fellowship is available for pursuing graduate (master) degree level at The American University in Cairo, Egypt. Applicants must have bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree with a minimum overall rating of very good, an overall grade point average of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale or the equivalent. Fellowships are awarded for two academic years and the intervening summer session. Application should be submitted till December 15.
International Master Scholarships and Discounts in Conflictology
United Nations Institute for Training and Reasearch (UNITAR) and the Open University of Catalunia (UOC) are jointly offering master scholarships and Discounts to study Conflictology program. Two types of tuition fees discounts exist: the UN Volunteer discount and the Least Developed Countries discount. There are two outstanding peacekeeper scholarships and two outstanding peace builder scholarships available. Scholarship recipients will benefit from a 50% discount on the full tuition fees, the equivalent of USD 5,700. The application deadline for Fall Intake is 1st July and Spring Intake is 1st December.
The Royal Agricultural University invites applications for masters fellowship programme. Fellowships are open to Africans from Sub-Saharan Africa who have experience in agriculture, agri-business, food or natural resource management. Fellowships cover tuition fees, board and accommodation, airfare, incidental costs. The deadline for completing an expression of interest is 31st August 2015 and for full application is 31st October 2015.
DAAD Scholarships for Ugandan Students
Applications are invited for DAAD scholarships from developing countries‘ students. The scholarships are available for pursuing a postgraduate degree at German institutions of Higher education. These scholarships provide monthly installment of EUR 750.00. and also include the costs for health, accident and liability insurance in Germany and an adequate travelling allowance.
Czech Republic Government Scholarships for Developing Countries
Applications are invited for Czech Government Scholarships available for foreign nationals from developing countries to pursue Bachelor/ Master/ Doctoral degree program at public universities in the Czech Republic. The scholarships may not be granted to persons under 18 years of age (the applicants have to turn 18 as of 1 September of the year when they commence studies in the Czech Republic at the latest). These Government Scholarships are designed to cover the standard length of study. The application deadline is 30 September.
WAAW Foundation Scholarship for Ugandan Students
Applications are invited for WAAW Foundation 2016 scholarship. Scholarships are available for African women to study as full time students in a STEM related course at a University, College or institute of higher learning in Africa. Scholarship recipients receive an award of $500 for the 2016 academic year, or the equivalent in their country’s local currency. Prior scholarship recipient may reapply for renewal the following year, with proof of continued excellent academic performance. The application deadline is 30 September, 2015.
Call for Applications: CARTA PhD Fellowships
The Consortium for Advanced Research Training in Africa (CARTA) is offering 25 PhD fellowships for 2015-2016 academic year. Applicants for this program must be teaching or research staff at one of the participating African institutions and should be committed to contributing towards building capacity at their institutions. The fellowship runs for a maximum of four years. The fellowship will cover tuition fees and medical insurance. The deadline for submissions is September 1, 2015.
TWAS-CNPq Postgraduate Fellowship Programme
National Council for Scientific and Technological Development and TWAS offer postgraduate fellowships for developing countries students except Brazil. Up to 50 (30 sandwich and 20 full time) postgraduate fellowships are offered. CNPq will provide a standard monthly allowance which should be used to cover living costs, such as accommodation, food and health insurance. The monthly stipend will not be convertible into foreign currency. Application should be submitted till 24 August 2015.
INSEAD MBA ’91 June Endowed Scholarship
INSEAD Business School is funding MBA Scholarship for the students of developing countries. This scholarship is awarded once in a year for disadvantaged students from developing countries who are in financial need. After the completion of the program the students have to return their own country. Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of financial need. Applications must be submitted by 12 August 2015.
Newcastle University East Africa Scholarship
Newcastle University announces a Newcastle University East Africa Scholarship for Ugandan students. This is available for high achieving East African students applying for entry onto undergraduate degree programmes, commencing their studies in September 2015. The scholarship will have a value of £3,500, payable towards the first year of tuition fees. Each scholarship will have a value of £5,000, payable towards the first year of tuition fees. The application deadline is 30th June 2015.
RCPE UK and International Scholarships for Ugandan Students
Applications are invited for UK and International Scholarships for the academic year 2015-2016. Scholarships are awarded to undertake the joint University of Edinburgh/RCPE MSc in Internal Medicine. Seven scholarships available: one full scholarship for the citizens of an eligible Sub-Saharan African country, four 75% scholarships for citizens of a DfID priority country and two 50% Scholarships for resident in the UK or any country not in the DfID list will be awarded. The deadline for scholarship applications for 2015 entry is 30 June 2015.
Steve Huckvale Scholarships for African Students in UK
University of Bath is offering scholarships for African students. These scholarships are available to taught masters applicants who are intending to study Engineering or Management. Each Scholarship is worth £5,000. Each is awarded as a discount in tuition fees and is for one year only. Scholarships cannot be deferred to a later year. The application deadline is 1 June 2015.
University of Stirling is offering Dorothy Nicol Scholarship for the students of Sub-Saharan African countries. Scholarship is generously funded to offer £13,500 towards overseas tuition fees of a student. Scholarship is available for pursuing any masters programme at the University of Stirling Management School in September 2015. Applicant must hold an offer (conditional or unconditional) of a place on any of the full-time Masters programmes offered by the Management School for entry in September 2015. This Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit and the strength of the personal statement. The application deadline is 29th May, 2015.
Uganda Martyrs University is awarding a total of 6 (six) scholarships for students from Uganda or South Sudan on a competitive basis. Scholarships are available for pursuing bachelor and master’s degree programmme in in two disciplines, namely Local Governance and Human Rights (Bachelor and Masters Degree) and Democracy and Development Studies (Bachelors Degree). The applications deadline is 29th May, 2015.
ANSTI/DAAD Postgraduate Fellowships for Sub-Saharan Africans
DAAD with ANSTI is offering a number of in-region postgraduate fellowships to Sub-Saharan African nationals for studies outside the applicants’ home countries. Fellowships cover fees, subsistence and international travel for a period of one year. Extension is possible up to two years for Masters courses or more for PhD studies upon successful completion of the previous year. The application deadline is 31st May 2015.
Congo Basin Grant Program (CBGP) for African Graduate Students
Conservation Action Research Network (CARN) invites applications for Congo Basin Grant Program. The grants are offered for African graduate students and early career professionals working in the areas of biodiversity, conservation and environmental sustainability in the Congo Basin region. Research grants of up to $5,000 USD value are awarded. The application deadline is May 1, 2015.
UNU-INRA Visiting Scholarship Programme for Africans
UNU-INRA, with funding from Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC), is offering UNU-INRA Visiting Scholars Programme for a research project entitled “Unleashing the Potential of African Rural Economies through Green Growth”. Scholarships are available for undertaking a three-year research project at UNU-INRA headquarters in Accra, Ghana or at one of its operating units based in Cameroon, Cote d’Ivoire, Namibia, Senegal and Zambia. Female candidates are encouraged to apply. Up to ten visiting scholars will be selected each year for 3 to 4 months of USD 1,500.00 value. The application deadline is 30 April 2015 for the academic year 2015–2016.
Research Awards for SABMiller Royal Society Exchange Programme
The Royal Society invites applications for exchange programme from sub-Saharan African and UK based scientists. Collaborations should be based on a single project between “the applicant” (UK based scientist) and “co-applicant” (African based scientist). The programme will focus on, but not be restricted to Ghana and Tanzania. The award lasts for 3 years. The total value of the award over 3 years is £21,000. The application deadline is 30 April 2015.
TEG Postgraduate Training Fellowship in Medical Statistics
UK Medical Research Council (MRC) is offering training fellowship to undertake two years MSc training in Medical Statistics. For the first year the successful applicant will study for the MSc degree in Medical Statistics at the London School of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (LSHTM). The fellowship will provide costs for fees, stipend (£15,000 per annum) and return air travel. The application deadline is 30th April 2015.
TGCL Scholarship for Ugandan Students in Law, 2015
TGCL scholarship for Ugandan students is available for postgraduate study programme in law (LLM or PhD) offered by TGCL starting on 1 August, 2015. A limited number of scholarships are awarded to students of Uganda. The LLM scholarship covers a period of one year, and the PhD scholarship covers a period of three years. The scholarships cover university fees, health insurance, the cost of living (including miscellaneous charges) of 2,400/3,000 EUR per annum for Tanzanians/Non-Tanzanians. Furthermore, a lump sum of 460 EUR for LLM and 920 EUR for PhD will be paid for the cost of research. The applications deadline is 15 January, 2015.
INSEAD Orange Endowed Scholarships for Ugandans
Scholarships for Ugandans are available for pursuing master’s degree at INSEAD Business School. The amount of this INSEAD scholarship is up to €20,000. Preference will also be given to candidates who demonstrate financial need. The application deadline is 30 December 2014 for July 2016 Class.
Mo Ibrahim Foundation MSc Scholarship for Ugandans
The scholarship for Ugandans is available for pursuing master’s degree level at University of Birmingham in UK. Applicants must have the equivalent of a first class UK bachelors degree and be African nationals domiciled (or permanent residents) in an African country. Applicants should reach at least level 6.5 in the IELTS or 580 /93 for TOEFL. The application deadline is 18 May 2015.
ESMT Scholarships for Master’s in Management Students
ESMT European School of Management and Technology is offering partial tuition scholarships for Master’s in Management program. Candidates from the subject area of STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) are especially encouraged to apply. Application deadlines are April 2 and May 16, 2015.
UNU-INRA Visiting Scholars Programme
Applications are invited for UNU-INRA Visiting Scholarships to undertake a three-year project entitled “Unleashing the Potential of African Rural Economies through Green Growth”. Under the project, up to ten visiting scholars will be selected each year to spend 3-4 months carrying out research at UNU-INRA headquarters in Accra, Ghana, or at one of its operating units based in Cameroon, Cote d’Ivoire, Namibia, Senegal and Zambia. TThe application deadline is 30 April 2015 for the academic year 2015–2016.
Dorothy Nicol Scholarship for Sub-Saharan African Students
University of Stirling is offering scholarship for students from Sub-Saharan Africa for entry in September 2014. Applicants must hold an offer (conditional or unconditional) of a place on any of the full-time Masters programmes offered by Stirling Management School. Scholarship of £5,000 towards the maintenance costs of a student will be awarded. The application deadline is 29th May, 2015.
MSFS Scholarship for Sub-Saharan African Students
Georgetown University is offering master scholarship for Sub-Saharan African students. Students will take courses in international relations, international trade, international finance, statistics and analytical tools and history. In addition, students choose an area of concentration such as Global Politics and Security, International Development or Global Business and Finance. Application should be submitted till January 15, 2015 for fall 2015.
International Climate Protection Fellowships for Ugandans
Federal Environment Ministry’s (BMU) is funding International Climate Protection Fellowships for Ugandans. The fellowship is awarded in climate protection and climate-related resource conservation. Up to 20 International Climate Protection Fellowships are granted annually for a period of one year in Germany. The completed application form including all the necessary additional documentation must be submitted by the closing date for applications (15 March 2015).
EASST Visiting Scholar Fellowship for Ugandans
The East Africa Social Science Translation (EASST) is offering a 4-month visiting scholar fellowship. Fellowship is awarded to equip social scientists with the skills needed to carry out rigorous evaluations of economic development programs. Applicants must be computer literate, fluent in English, and a strong public speaker. The application deadline is 31 March, 2015.
Eye Researcher Travel Fellowships for Ugandan Students, 2015
ARVO Foundation for Eye Research and Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology has offered research travel fellowships for Ugandan applicants. These fellowships are awarded to pursue a career in teaching and research in any area of eye and vision research, whether basic or clinical research in applicants’ home countries. Fellowship covers transportation, lodging and per diem, in addition to registration for the ARVO Annual Meeting and complimentary ARVO membership for one year. Late date to submit the application is December 1, 2014.
Chevening/LSHTM Partnership Award for Ugandan Students in UK, 2015
Applications are invited by Chevening and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine for Chevening/LSHTM Partnership Award available for masters students. Up to ten awards are available to candidates. Awards to Ugandan students are offered for one year. Award includes full tuition fees for chosen course at LSHTM. Students must apply on or before 15th November,2014.
Chevening/Brunel Partnership Award for Ugandan Students in UK, 2015
Chevening Awards for Ugandan students are available to undertake one year master program. A Chevening/Brunel Partnership Award includes full tuition fees for chosen course at Brunel; country fee caps do not apply. Candidate will also receive the same allowance and stipend package as a main Chevening Award. As a Chevening/Brunel Partnership Award recipient, they will stand to benefit from an expanding suite of unique networking and engagement opportunities offered by Chevening Partners. The closing date for application is 15 November, 2014.
ACLS African Humanities Fellowship Program, 2014-2015
American Council of Learned Societies is inviting applications for dissertation-completion fellowships and Early-career postdoctoral fellowships. Fellowships are open for applicants of Ghana, Nigeria, Tanzania, Uganda and South Africa. Stipends are $10,000 for dissertation-completion Fellows and $17,000 for postdoctoral Fellows, plus an additional $1,000 per Fellow for books and media at both award levels. The application deadline is 1 November 2014.
Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships
Swiss Government, through the Federal Commission offers excellence scholarships for foreign scholars and artists in Switzerland. The scholarships are available for pursuing PhD, postdoctoral and research programs at one of the public funded universities or recognized institution. The applicant must not be more than 35 years old at the moment of the application. The Scholarship is only valid for a full time Postdoctoral Research or Research in Switzerland. It is not valid for mixed Postdoctoral Research or mixed Research (part time in Switzerland and part time in a third country).
Canadian Government Doctoral Research Scholarships
Each year, the government of Canada offers doctoral research scholarships for international students. Scholarships are awarded for pursuing doctoral studies at Québec University in the natural sciences, mathematics and engineering fields. The maximum annual value of the scholarship is $20 000. The scholarship holder may also receive up to nine payments totaling $60 000 during the nine sessions or 36 months. Only students who have been pre selected by a Québec university may apply for these scholarships. Applicants must consult the deadlines of the universities for pre selection. The deadline for submitting complete files directly to the FRQNT is November 1st, 2014.
Chevening Scholarships for Postgraduate Students
Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organisations offer Chevening scholarships for master students. The programme provides full or part funding for full-time courses at postgraduate level, normally a one-year Master’s degree in any subject and at any UK University. Chevening scholarships cover tuition fees, a living allowance at a set rate (for one individual), an economy class return airfare to the UK and additional grants to cover essential expenditure. Some Scholarships cover part of the cost of studying in the UK; for example, tuition fees only or allowances only. The application deadline is 15th November 2014.
Netherlands Fellowship Programme for Developing Countries’ Students,
Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs under the budget for development cooperation is offering Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP) for developing country applicants. NFP will be awarded for master degree programmes, PhD and short courses. Students must be a national of one of the countries in the NFP country list valid at the time of application.
WAAW Foundation Scholarship for Undergraduate African Women, 2015
Applications are invited for WAAW Foundation 2015 scholarship. Scholarships are available for African women to study as full time students in a STEM related course at a University, College or institute of higher learning in Africa. Scholarship recipients will receive an award of $500 for the 2015 academic year or the equivalent in their country’s local currency. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of financial need and excellent academic record. Application deadline is 31st October, 2014.
African Graduate Fellowship at American University in Cairo, Egypt 2014-2015
American University in Cairo is offering graduate fellowship for Non-Egyptian African nationals. Applicants must have bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree with a minimum overall rating of very good, an overall grade point average of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale or the equivalent. Fellowships are awarded for two academic years and the intervening summer session. Application should be submitted till December 15.
KJ Bathe SEMC Doctoral Scholarships in South Africa, 2015
Applications are invited for the KJ Bathe SEMC doctoral scholarships available for South African and scholars from other African countries to study at University of Cape Town. Candidates who in 2015 will be registering for the first or second year of a PhD degree at the University of Cape Town are eligible to apply for these awards. The scholarships are each valued at R100,000 per annum and are tenable for one year. The scholarship will not extend beyond 3 years of full-time PhD registration. The application deadline is 30th September 2014.
Graduate School Scholarships for International Students
Stellenbosch University is offering graduate school scholarships for pursuing full-time residential doctoral programme in all academic disciplines available within the Faculty of Economics and Managements Sciences. A candidate has to meet the minimum criteria for admission to a PhD at Stellenbosch University. Application should be submitted till 31st July 2014 for the 2015 uptake of the Graduate School.
MMMF Grant for Women of Developing Countries
Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund is offering grant for women of developing countries in South Africa. Applicant must be women and enrolled at the University of Pretoria, the University of Cape Town, the University of Stellenbosch or the University of Witwatersrand. The deadline for applications is August 31, 2014.
INSEAD Greendale Foundation Scholarship
The Trustees of the Greendale Foundation offer MBA scholarship for Southern and East Africans (from disadvantaged backgrounds) who have undergone the major part of their education in Southern or East Africa. The amount of scholarship is €35,000. Preference will be given to those who have worked there prior to INSEAD. The candidate’s financial situation will also be taken into consideration.
Postdoctoral Fellowships in Social Sciences
Call for Pre-Proposals for Postdoctoral Fellowships in the Social Sciences in Sub-Saharan and North Africa, jointly funded by the Gulbenkian Foundation and the Volkswagen Foundation. Postdoctoral fellowships are available in the fields of social sciences, including disciplines such as sociology, political science, economics, social anthropology and contemporary social or political history.
Emerald MSc Studentship at King’s College London
King’s College London is offering Emerald MSc studentship for students of Uganda, South Africa, Nigeria, Nepal, India and Ethiopia. This MSc studentship is being awarded by the EMERALD project in order to build capacity in mental health system delivery and performance in EMERALD countries. The overall value of MSc Studentship is £35860 (£22660 for fees + £13200 for living costs). The application deadline is 30 April 2014.
Ferguson Scholarships for African Students
Allan and Nesta Ferguson Charitable trust is offering scholarships for African students. Scholarships are available for pursuing Full time MA degree in the field of African Studies, International Studies and Diplomacy and Social Anthropology of Development at SOAS, University of London. Scholarship is awarded on the basis of academic merit. The application deadline is 1st May 2014.
Africa Postgraduate Scholarship at Nottingham Trent University
Nottingham Trent University is offering Postgraduate Scholarship for Africans within the School of Architecture, Design and the Built Environment. To be eligible you’ll need to apply for one of the School’s Masters courses to start your studies in September 2014, by Monday 30 June 2014, and be offered a place on the course. Each scholarship is to the value of £6,000. The application deadline is 30 June 2014.
African Doctoral Dissertation Research Fellowships
The African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC), in partnership with the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) is offering about 20 doctoral dissertation research fellowships. Each award will be up to a maximum of US$10,000. These fellowships will be awarded to doctoral students who are within two years of completing their thesis at an African university. Application should be submitted till January 15th, 2015.
Hungarian Government Scholarship Programme for Developing Countries
Applications are invited for Hungarian Government Scholarship to undertake Master of Science degree courses (MSc) at one of the participating universities. The scholarship will cover application and tuition fees throughout the study period; basic books and notes; dormitory accommodation; and subsistence costs. The application deadline is 28 February, 2015 for 2015-2016 academic year.
British Council Scotland Commonwealth Scholarships
Applications are invited for British Council Scotland Commonwealth Scholarships available for students from Commonwealth countries. Scholarships are open for literature and creative writing students to attend the summer school. Two 2-week Literature scholarships and one 4-week Creative Writing scholarship will be awarded. Applications should be submitted till 21st March 2014.
International Scholarship Scheme UK
Southampton Solent University is offering a limited number of international scholarship scheme for pursuing a full-time course at university for 2014 entry. Applicants can apply if they are from one of the following areas: Africa, Bangladesh, Japan, North and South America, India, Pakistan, South Korea, Turkey and UK. The application deadline is 31 July 2014.
Canada-Africa Research Exchange Grants (CAREG)
International Development Research Center is funding exchange grants to support research between Canadian and African universities and research institutes that address IDRC research themes. 10-11 grants will be awarded for approximately 20 months to carry out research. Application deadline is February 18, 2014.
Masters Scholarships for Ugandans in Taiwan
Scholarships for Ugandans are available for pursuing master degree level at Kasetsart University. Scholarships include tuition fee and monthly research assistant stipend including research expenditure and health insurance. Scholarships are available for two consecutive academic years of full-time graduate enrollment. Application deadline is April 30, 2014.
Guest Scholarship for Ugandans in Sweden
The scholarship for Ugandans is available for pursuing postdoctoral research at Swedish universities and research institutes. Scholarship worth of SEK 18,000 per month will be awarded which also includes travel grant and insurance coverage for long-term visits. Online application must be submitted by 2 February 2014.
AFD PSIA Student Scholarships for Ugandans
Scholarships for Ugandans are awarded to study Master program in Development Practice or in International Development at Paris School of International Affairs of Sciences Po (PSIA). Scholarship is offered for the entire length of study at PSIA on condition of sufficient academic performance (top 50% of class). Scholarship goes towards covering tuition fees. Application deadline is 8th February, 2015.
Africa Biosciences Challenge Fund (ABCF) Research Fellowships
Fellowships are available for pursuing MSc or PhD program at a national agricultural research organization or university in a BecA-ILRI Hub target country. Applicants must be currently engaged in agricultural research or in a research area with relevance to agriculture. They must have good working knowledge of written and spoken English. The application deadline is February 28th 2014.
INSA JRD-Tata Fellowship Programme for Developing Countries
The Indian National Science Academy (INSA) offers fellowship programme for developing countries in India. Applicants possessing Doctorate or Master’s Degree in Science or equivalent degree in Engineering/ Medicine and allied disciplines may apply. Candidates below 45 years of age may apply. The application deadline is 31st October each year.
INSEAD Mette Roed Heyerdahl Memorial Scholarship for Ugandans
Scholarship for Ugandans is available for pursuing master’s degree at INSEAD Business School. One scholarship is awarded in each MBA class. Scholarship covers up to €12,000. Online application should be submitted by 31 January 2014.
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