Makerere University is one of the AfDB-HEST beneficiary Institutions being supported in the areas of infrastructural development. The Merit based scholarships for needy students is one of the Sub-Components under the 4 year GoU Secured Loan from AfDB (V) HEST funded programme (2013/14 – 2017/18). The scholarships have been earmarked for NEEDY but BRIGHT students. Only students from rural Secondary Schools are eligible to apply.
Makerere University invites applications from students admitted to the University on private sponsorship for academic year 2014/2015 in the following Colleges;
College Programmes Number of Places
1. College of Health Sciences All 4
2. College Engineering, Design,
Art and Technology All 4
3. College of Natural Sciences All 4
4. College of Veterinary Medicine
Animal Science & Biosecurity All 4
5. College of Agriculture and
Environmental Sciences All 4
6. College of Business and
Management Sciences All 3
7. College of Computing and
Information Technology All 3
8. College of education and
External Studies B.Sc/Education 2
The scholarships will cover only tuition and functional fees.
The application forms will be received from 15th – 19th September, 2014. Applicants are expected to attach a 500 ward motivation/personal statement detailing case for support, a copy of the admission letter to Makerere University, photocopies of all academic documents, three Passport size Photographs and a copy of the Birth certificate.