Scholarships: Youth4Policy is inviting highly motivated young Ugandan interested in policy analysis and research. Each Youth4Policy Fellow will independently carry out research on a current Ugandan policy challenge according to their interests and expertise.
Host College/University: Youth4Policy is a joint initiative of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and the Centre for Development Alternatives targeting young leaders with a demonstrated motivation to shape the public policy discourse in Uganda and influence policy decision-makers.
Degree level: Each Youth4Policy Fellow will independently carry out research on a current Ugandan policy challenge according to their interests and expertise.
Field of Study: Fellowships are available to undertake policy research and develop policy positions from their perspectives as youth.
Scholarship Award: Each Youth4Policy Fellow will receive mentoring from a selected expert in the fields of policy analysis and research.
Nationalities: Ugandan citizens are eligible to apply. Scholarship can be taken in Germany.
- Entrance Requirements:
Under 35 years old
Strong undergraduate or graduate degree
Professional experience in academia, civil service, politics or related areas
Demonstrated interest in policy and research
Highly analytical research and lateral thinking skills
Strong oral and written communication skills
Ability to work independently and in small teams
- If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.
Applying procedure Instructions:
- Candidates must submit the following to apply:
- Completed application form (download here)
- Curriculum Vitae
- University degree(s) and transcripts and/or testimonials
- Promising candidates will be invited for a personal interview in March 2018.
How to Apply:
Applications must be sent via email.
Scholarships Official Web Links:
Online Application: ◄–
Scholarship Deadline: March 2, 2018