Yes, there are several scholarships available for undergraduate electrical engineering students from Uganda. However, the eligibility criteria vary depending on the particular scholarship being offered.
The Chevening Scholarship Programme funded by The British Government is a great opportunity for students from Uganda to study electrical engineering in Britain. It offers full and partial funding covering tuition fees, living expenses, flights and other associated costs. Eligibility requirements include having an offer of admission or enrollment on a eligible course from a UK university; having at least two years’ work experience; being able to demonstrate leadership potential; demonstrating commitment to returning home after completing your studies; and meeting the English language requirements.
The African Women in STEM Scholarship Program (AWIS), funded by Microsoft Philanthropies and the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences (AMPAS) is another great option for UG electrical engineering students from Uganda wishing to pursue their studies abroad. Selected applicants receive financial aid that covers tuition fees, bookstore credits up to $500 per academic year ($250 per semester); health insurance coverage through SPARK Global Health Insurance Plan; mental health support services through Basic Needs’ MyWellbeing app; mentorship support via monthly video calls with tech professionals worldwide as well as career guidance & development sessions each semester throughout their studies period until graduation day plus six months post-graduation. To be eligible for this scholarship you need to have been accepted/enrolled on an Undergraduate Or Graduate degree program leading to Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science / Engineering OR related fields in an accredited university outside of East Africa region + Commitment towards empowering women and communities with technology capabilities upon successful completion of studies also needs to be demonstrated during application process stage..
In addition there are numerous educational scholarships offered by private institutions like Carnegie Corporation of New York, Rotary International Foundation (RIF), MaxCure Hospitals which provide financial assistance specifically designed towards higher education needs of both aspiring undergraduates looking forward become part Electrical Engineers and already enrolled ones who would require additional funds during duration of their courses like Lester B Pearson International Scholarships Program At University Of Toronto which pays tribute outstanding academic achievement while contributing innovative approaches help bring positive changes community around us . Ultimate decision completely lies hand awarding authority hence responsibility candidate make sure meets all required criteria before submitting request same .
I an an undergraduate electrical engineering student from Uganda. Am I eligible for the available scholarships?