The Academic Registrar, Makerere University invites applications from suitable candidates from Uganda and Rwanda for a fully funded Masters scholarship in Social Work for the 2021-2022 Academic Year.
The scholarship is part of the six-year project on “Building Resilient Communities through Inclusive Education in Eastern Africa”, funded by the Norwegian Development Agency through the Norwegian Programme for Capacity Development in Higher Education and Research for Development (NORHED) and is implemented by the Department of Social Work and Social Administration, College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHUSS) in partnership with the University of Agder in Norway, University of Rwanda and Institute of Social Work in Tanzania. The objective of the scholarship is to enable academically qualified individuals from vulnerable and marginalized groups and communities that would not afford postgraduate education without support, to attain such education.
Established in 1922 as a humble technical school, Makerere University is one of the oldest and most prestigious English Universities in Africa. In January of that year, the school, which was later renamed Uganda Technical College, opened its doors to 14 day students who began studying Carpentry, Building and Mechanics. The College soon began offering various other courses in Medical Care, Agriculture , Veterinary Sciences and Teacher Training. It expanded over the years to become a Center for Higher Education in East Africa in 1935. In 1937, the College started developing into an institutio... read more
Scholarships is fully funded.
For more details, visit Makerere University website.