4040 Internship

The 4040 Internship Program 2019 (For Young Volunteers in Uganda)

Applications for the annual 4040 Internship Program are now open. Sign up now and 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. Interns will primarily be involved 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, interns will work in different departments of the organisation.

4040 Internship Program


  1. As an intern, you will receive training in areas of education, community service, leadership and fundraising.
  2. 4040 will organise master classes and hangouts for interns to support personal and career development.
  3. Interns will also be assigned mentors on merit.
  4. Interns will enjoy the wide network of 4040, both during and after the internship.


  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 slated for January 2019

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, contact Karen Ihimbazwe on +256 781 817062 or kihimbazwe@40daysover40smiles.org.

Deadline: 7th December, 2018


18 thoughts on “The 4040 Internship Program 2019 (For Young Volunteers in Uganda)

  1. Jamal Omia on Reply

    Well, i would like to thank this foundation for the initiative.
    My question is, are your activities limited to social work??
    Am a construction management student at makerere university, second year, and would like to know if i could sign up for the internship program.

  2. Ssebuuma Godfrey Jackson on Reply

    Hi. I don’t hold a degree but have a big passion for volunteering and ready to be anywhere for any program. Can i qualify for this program please?


  3. Nambatya Shanitah on Reply

    Am Am so much interested in volunteering but unfortunately I’ve seen this late. But in case you still need more volunteers am available 0771823500

    1. Najjuuko jackline on Reply

      Hello,am Najjuuko Jackline a second year student at Makerere University looking for an internship opportunity at Coca-Cola

  4. KIVUMBI on Reply

    Hello am Kivumbi and am so interested in volunteering although I have seen this late but incase you still have room for volunteers please call me on +256 794942639

  5. NATABI AISHA on Reply

    am Aisha and so interested in volunteering as a youth but seen this late in case of need for volunteers call me on 0775823567/0756193257
    the youth will make the country firm thanks

  6. Nantume Nuluati on Reply

    Hello,am Noor i have seen this late but just inquiring whether a marketing student is able to do his or her internship with you. Thanks 0775435547

  7. Akot Mary on Reply

    Hello,am Mary finished with diploma course in ict.do you think i qualify for program becoz right now am looking for internship place.u tap me on 0784761016

  8. Atukunda Laura on Reply

    I am Atukunda Laura, a second year Makerere University student looking for an opportunity for internship with Pepsi Uganda June – August 2019. I will be grateful if I am considered. Contact me on the email below:

  9. Balikurungi Mike on Reply

    Hello! I am Balikurungi Mike holding a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work & Social Administration. My request is to inquire when is this annual’s intership program commencing, or can I still apply now?

  10. Kateregga Abdulmalik on Reply

    Well am kateregga Abdul malik also interested in volunteering though late too,thanks a lot incase of any vacancy,


    Hello Am Achieng Mary Clare.I hold a degree in Office and Information Management from Makerere University and I have some experience in administration,customer care and data management.Sorry am a bit late but I know there could be some thing to be done.I would like to volunteer with you. Can it be possible though am late.

  12. Ayebazibwe Mariet on Reply

    Hello am Ayebazibwe Mariet persuing a bachelor’s degree in Human resource management third year first semester.
    Am kindly requesting for internship placement in ur organisation as it will enable me to organise great skills, knowledge and experience in the area of my study through training. Thanx 0757530950

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