Scholarship Programme

Support for Masters Degrees in Uganda

Having supported thousands of students in their studies in numerous scholarship programmes around the world, The Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) is expending its international network of scholars by inviting new candidates into the programme.

Do not miss the opportunity to apply!

KAS pays special recognition to young people as key pillars for building sustainable democracy and promoting good governance in the present and for the future. KAS therefore offers opportunities for moral and material support for gifted young people to gain academic qualifications and skills in democracy, local governance and development disciplines through local scholarships. The scholarships are targeted towards aspiring future leaders across a range of social, political, and economic fields. Applicants will have to prove their leadership potential in order to be considered for the scholarship.

 

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NEWS/ACTIVITIES:

14/04/2020 - Call for Applications 2020

We are launching the call for our 2020 scholarship programme. If you are engaged in KAS activities and interested in pursuing a Master's Degree, send in your application until 4th of May 2020. 

 

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24/04/2018 - Last Call for Scholarship Application

Once again, KAS in cooperation with the Uganda Martyrs University give out the opportunity to be part of the scholarship program in the disciplines of Local Governance and Human Rights (Bachelor and Masters Degree) and Democracy and Development Studies (Bachelors Degree)Development Studies (Masters Degree, Research and Public Policy (Masters Degree). Deadline for the receipt of applications is the 4th of May 2018.

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31/03/2017 - Scholarship Announcement

KAS in cooperation with the Uganda Martyrs University announces the opportunity to apply for scholarships in the disciplines of Local Governance and Human Rights (Bachelor and Masters Degree) and Democracy and Development Studies (Bachelors Degree)Development Studies (Masters Degree, Research and Public Policy (Masters Degree). Deadline for the receipt of applications is the 14th of May 2017.

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14/10/2015 - Second Edition of KAS Scholarship Newsletter published

The second edition of the newsletter focuses on the scholarship holders in South Sudan, who were brought together by a recent meeting in Juba. It contains introductions of the South Sudanese scholarship holders, as well as a report of the meeting. The abstract of a research paper by a scholarship holder as well as access to the complete publication can also be found.

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13/10/2015 - Networking Meeting of Scholarship Holders and Alumni Held

On 13 October 2015, KAS Uganda and South Sudan invited its scholarship holders and alumni to a networking meeting to Kampala. Among other items on the agenda, one important part was the awarding of scholarship contracts to five new scholarship holders.

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06/08/2015 - Meeting for South Sudanese Scholarship holders held

KAS held a workshop for the scholarship holders from South Sudan in Juba. During the workshop, a new scholarship holder, Ms. Lilian Kiden, was welcomed to the programme. She is the first female South Sudanese who was rewarded a scholarship to study at Uganda Martyrs University.

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16/07/2015 - First KAS-UMU Scholarship Newsletter Published

The KAS-UMU Scholarship Newsletter was launched in 2015 to provide a platform for exchange and inform scholarship holders and alumni alike about the development in the programme and on the side of KAS. more

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28/04/2015 - First KAS Scholarship Holders Training 2015 took place in April

The meeting providesd additional relevant training and capacity building to current scholarship holders and alumni and was a step towards a strong and relevant network between them to support their professional development and share interesting opportunities as quick as possible with all members. more

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01/04/2015 - Scholarship Announcement

KAS in cooperation with the Uganda Martyrs University announces the opportunity to apply for scholarships in the disciplines of Local Governance and Human Rights (Bachelor and Masters Degree) and Democracy and Development Studies (Bachelors Degree). Deadline for the receipt of applications is the 29th of May 2015.

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04/11/2014 - KAS Scholarship Meeting 2014 concluded

The meeting organised by KAS had the purpose of bringing together current KAS scholarship holders and scholarship alumnis. New scholarship contracts were handed out and consultations of how the alumni network could be strengthened took place.

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Contact

Rhona Nakakande Rugambwa

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Senior Finance and Administration Officer

rugambwa.rhona@kas.de +256-(0)312-262011/2
Contact

Verena Kasirye

Verena Kasirye

Programme Officer

verena.kasirye@kas.de +256 312 262 011/2