This scholarship opportunity is open to African students of all race, colour, descent and who in particular are economically disadvantaged and those coming from conflict and post-conflict areas of Africa. The applicant has to be in position to qualify for admission into undergraduate and/or postgraduate programs at Gulu University and/or Egerton University as listed above. Students already having a scholarship of any kind are not eligible to benefit this scholarship opportunity anyone with a double scholarship if found will automatically be discontinued.
The RUFORUM Technical Committee (RTC) has identified the following priority programs for the academic year 2017/2018 as eligible for application and to be supported.
1. Bachelor of Agriculture
2. Bachelor of Science in Biosystems engineering
3. Bachelor of Science in Agri-entrepreneurship and communication management
4. Bachelor of Science in food and Agribusiness
1. Masters of Science in agri-enterprises development
2. Masters of Science in Food security and community nutrition
Bachelors programs :
1. Bsc. Agriculture
2. Bsc.Animal science
1. MSc. Agri-Enterprise Development
2. MSc Community Studies and Extension
The Technical Committee encourages applicants interest in Peace and Conflict studies to apply in the respective universities. The RTC reserves the right to amend the list of eligible programs to provide for strategic fit into the RUFORUM Strategic Business Plan 2015-2020.
Applicants must be accepted for a course of study at Gulu University or Egarton University before submitting an application for a The MasterCard Foundation scholarship.
In order to be considered for the The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at RUFORUM member Universities;
Both males and females are eligible. Applicants must be;
Please download the Application Forms