The KAS-UMU Scholarship Programme 2019

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS), in collaboration with Uganda Martyrs University (UMU), announces the KAS-UMU Scholarship Programme for Bachelor and Master’s degree programmes targeted towards aspiring future leaders across a range of social, political, and economic fields. Mission of Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) is a German political foundation that works worldwide in more than 120 countries in

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The Muljibhai Madhvani Foundation Scholarship Programme 2019/20

The Muljibhai Madhvani Foundation Scholarship Programme aims at benefiting Ugandans pursuing either undergraduate or postgraduate education at University level in Uganda. Muljibhai Madhvani Foundation Scholarship The Muljibhai Madhvani Foundation is a Charitable Trust which was set up with the primary objective of promoting scientific and technical education for the betterment of the people of Uganda. It

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The PIVOT East Startup Competition 2019

The PIVOT East startup competition and conference are held annually to recognise and uplift the best startups in East Africa for a pitch to potential investors. PIVOT East is organised by iHub, an Innovation hub and hacker space for the technology community in Nairobi that was started in March 2010 by Erik Hersman a blogger,

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Stories on Depression: Why “You Are Loved” & “Please Reach Out” Are Crappy Things to Post After Someone Has Died by Suicide

Editor’s note: If you experience suicidal thoughts, the following post could be potentially triggering. You can contact Suicide Stop at 0800 200 600 or Call your closest friend, family member or search for Rehab centers in Uganda and get yourself admitted. There’s a lot of well-meaning people out there posting in response to recent reports

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The Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative 2019

The application process for the Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative, the $10 million contest launched by Alibaba Group Executive Chairman Jack Ma to inspire an entire continent of young entrepreneurs, is now officially open. Each year, the Jack Ma Foundation and Nailab are to host an annual pitch competition, with all 10 finalists receiving grant funding

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