The MEST Entrepreneurs in Training Program 2020/2021

MEST is looking for business-oriented applicants who are interested in learning how to start a software company! Do you have what it takes? Apply now! The Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology (MEST) offers graduate-level entrepreneurial training in business, communications and software development, including extensive hands-on project work, culminating in a Final Pitch and the chance

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The Pan-African Youth Festival

The Pan African youth festival is Africa´s most inspiring youth event that celebrates, empowers, and connects the African youth innovators, conveners and breakthrough actors driving Action for the Agenda 2063/ Sustainable Development Goals and transforming lives. The Youth Festival is anchored on Arts, Culture, technology and conversations which offer young Africans an opportunity to engage

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The Mandela Washington Fellowship 2020

In 2020, the Mandela Washington Fellowship will take up to 700 young leaders to the United States during summer for a comprehensive executive-style program that is designed to build skills and empower fellows to lead in their respective sectors and communities. Mandela Washington Fellowship The Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders is the flagship

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The Standard Chartered Bank Youth to Work Programme 2019

Standard Chartered Bank in partnership with Challenges Uganda launched a 6-month youth employability programme under its Futuremakers initiative dubbed Youth to Work Programme. At Standard Chartered, they believe everyone deserves the opportunity to learn, earn and grow. Globally, more than 200 million young people often disproportionately impacted by the challenges of inequality are out of

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The Creative Hubs Academy Programme

The British Council, Hivos and Nesta are collaborating to launch Creative Hubs Academy in East Africa, a new learning programme for leaders of creative hubs that serve communities in the fields of creative, digital and social innovation. Creative hubs are physical or virtual spaces for creative and social entrepreneurs to connect and support one another

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The Adobe Research Fellowship 2020

As a next natural step in supporting collaboration with the academic community, Adobe is pleased to invite applications to the Adobe Research Fellowship. The fellowship recognizes outstanding graduate students anywhere in the world carrying out exceptional research in areas of computer science important to Adobe. Adobe Research creates innovative technologies for its software products to

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The Young Leaders Training Programme 2020 (For Politically Interested Youth)

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, Uganda office, invites politically interested and active young people to apply for the 2020 in-take of the Young Leaders Forum (YLF). The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung is a German political foundation with more than 100 offices worldwide. It is dedicated to the promotion of international dialogue and social justice. In Uganda, FES supports the transition to

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The Annual Leaders Gathering 2019

LeadMinds Africa is a non-profit organization in Uganda. It offers an annual leaders programme that seeks to identify the next generation of African leaders and equip them with the skills, knowledge and networks that will enable them to operate more effectively in their chosen spheres of influence. LeadMinds Africa’s work was last year highlighted by

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The Ireland-Africa Fellowship Programme for Academic year 2020/21

Want to study in Ireland? Why not think about applying to the Ireland-Africa Fellowship Programme and gain a world-class education, enabling you to play a leadership role in advancing the Sustainable Development Goals?  The Irish Government offers a number of fellowship programmes to students from developing countries to undertake full-time study at Master’s level at an

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