Scholarships

The Kayanja Fellowship Scholarship 2018/2019

The Faculty of Medicine at Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST) is pleased to announce the availability of 18 Scholarship opportunities under the Kayanja Fellowship for trainees enrolled at the MUST Medical School in the study programs outlined below.

The First Mile Scholarship Opportunity

The Faculty of Medicine is pleased to announce the availability of Scholarship opportunities under the First Mile Program for trainees enrolled at Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST) in the programmes outlined below.

MURTI Fellowship Opportunities 2018/2019

The Mbarara University Research Training Initiative (MURTI) is accepting research fellowship proposals from MUST junior faculty (PhD candidate or a Masters Student/graduate) for 2018. Proposed studies should be of no more than 18 months’ duration. Budget requests can be up to $40,000. Also, awards may be subject to “across-the-board” cuts depending on availability of funds and number of competitive applications received.

2018/2019 DAAD In-country/ In-region Scholarship Scheme

Applications are invited from eligible candidates to pursue Masters and PhD study programs tenable at Mbarara University of Science and Technology under the DAAD In-Country / In-Region Scholarship scheme (East Africa) for the year 2018/2019. The University offers the following Masters and PhD Study programs:

The Kayanja Fellowship

The Kayanja Fellowship is offering research and training fellowship opportunity for Master of Nursing Science (MNS).

The Kayanja Fellowship is named in honor of MUST's founding Vice Chancellor Professor Frederick I. B Kayanja and is made possible by a generous endowment from Massachusetts General Hospital, USA.

DAAD In-Country / In-Region Scholarship scheme

Applications are invited from eligible candidates to pursue Masters and PhD study programs tenable at Mbarara University of Science and Technology under the DAAD In-Country / In-Region Scholarship scheme (East Africa) for the year 2017/2018. The University offers the following Masters and PhD Study programs:

The Kayanja Fellowship

The Kayanja Fellowship offers research and training fellowship opportunities for Master of Medicine (MMED), Master of Nursing Science (MNS), Master of Medical Laboratory Science (MMLS) and Master of Science (MSc) students enrolled at the Faculty of Medicine, Mbarara University of Science and Technology.

MURTI Research Fellowship Opportunities

Mbarara University Research Training Initiative (MURTI), with funding from the National Institutes of Health, is offering four two-year research fellowships to build research capacity of junior faculty to conduct medical research focusing on health care disparities in rural Uganda.

Higher Education Science and Technology (HEST) Merit Based Scholarships for Needy Students

Applications are invited from eligible candidates for the HIGHER EDUCATION SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY (HEST) MERIT-BASED SCHOLARSHIPS for needy students at Undergraduate and Postgraduate Level at MUST for the Academic Year 2016/2017

  1. TARGET GROUP

MUST students in the following programmes:

MUST-SIDA Scholarship Program

The Government of Uganda and Government of Sweden have renewed their research cooperation agreement for the next five years (2015 – 2020). The research programme will focus on institutional capacity building and human resource development in public universities in Uganda. Scholarships will be provided for staff graduate training at different levels including;