Makerere Sida Competitive Small Grant 2018 (For Youth in Ugandan Universities)

The Swedish research collaboration with Uganda was initiated in 2000 with the objective of promoting research and research training and to develop sustainable institutional capacity in an effort to strengthen higher education and an autonomous university system within the framework of National policies and plans. The current cooperation agreement period (2015 – 2020) is being

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The Data Analysis Masterclass by UPSkill (A 4-Week Course)

The Data Analysis Masterclass is a 4-week course on exploring data, specialization, and evidence-based decisions making in business today as taught by UPSkill. UPSkill is focused on skilling for entrepreneurs by entrepreneurs. This is achieved through identifying today’s most in-demand skills and then providing the necessary training for such skills required to compete in today’s

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Next Einstein Forum Challenge of Invention to Innovation Ci2i 2018

The Next Einstein Forum (NEF) is searching for Africa’s brightest innovators to compete in its NEF Challenge of Invention to Innovation (Ci2i). The goal of the Ci2i competition is to reward research-based innovation and highlight the global impact of African researchers and entrepreneurs.  Young African scientists and innovators under 42 years of age are invited to present

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UNICEF Innovation Fund for Blockchain Startups

The UNICEF Innovation Fund is looking to make $50-90K equity-free investments to provide early stage (seed) finance to for-profit technology start-ups that have the potential to benefit humanity. The UNICEF Innovation Fund avails quick access to fund and grow open-source solutions that can improve children’s lives. Financial and technological support is available for companies that are using technology in

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Email Templates To Use When You Want To Ask For An Introduction

Throughout the course of your career, there will be times when you need to ask for an introduction — even when you don’t want to. Whether you’re a new entrepreneur looking for an “in” with investors or just seeking a career change, you’ll need to tap your network for referrals, connections, and opportunities to chat. Needless to say, making these requests can feel awkward

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