4040 Internship

The 4040 Internship Program 2021 (For Young Volunteers in Uganda)

Applications for the annual 4040 Internship Program are now open. Apply now for a chance to help make a difference in the community.

40 Days Over 40 Smiles Foundation (4040) is a Kampala based independent, youth-led, charity organization committed to helping vulnerable children and communities to access quality, all-round education support and entrepreneurial training aimed at self-sustainability.

The 4040 Internship Program

The 4040 Internship Program is a one-year volunteer program held at 40days over 40 smiles where students participate in the Angaza School Program (facilitating learning sessions with the children); Community Angaza (Implement community education programs for out of school children); setting up children’s Learning Centres, and managing fundraising events. Additionally, to enable personal and professional development, these students work in different departments of the organisation.

Positions are available in the following departments;

  1. Angaza Literacy Program (Description)
  2. Angaza Learning Centre (Description)
  3. Finance and Administration (Description)
  4. Events and Fundraising (Description)
  5. Marketing and Partnerships (Description)
  6. Communications (Description)

Applicants should select their desired area for internship specifically according to the details of the position.


  1. As an intern, you will receive hands-on training in your area of interest.
  2. Group and peer to peer coaching.
  3. Interns will benefit from the wide network of 4040, both during and after the internship.
  4. Outstanding interns will be rewarded regularly.


  1. Open to anyone with interest in volunteerism, education, community service and leadership
  2. Third Year University students are especially encouraged to apply
  3. Special consideration will be given to applicants with volunteer experience
  4. Must be committed to the program for a year (Please note that although the program runs for a year, it doesn’t require day to day work for the whole duration. Interns will be expected to continue with their other personal and professional commitments)
  5. Must be available on Fridays and Saturdays – as committed to
  6. Should be open to working in the field/out of office
  7. Should be living in or around Kampala
  8. Should be available for the internship training

How to Apply

Click here to download the application form for the 4040 internship program and, send it to info@40daysover40smiles.org.

For more information on the internship program, call 0776840407 / 0757140407 or email info@40daysover40smiles.org.

Deadline: 15th February, 2021


2 thoughts on “The 4040 Internship Program 2021 (For Young Volunteers in Uganda)

  1. Orishaba Abraham on Reply

    Oh omg i have just seen it right now and i was going to apply but i can’t because the deadline was on 15th Feb, how i wish you could extend the deadline so that i can apply also

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