Call for Applications MAPRONANO Msc. Scholarships

The Africa Center of Excellence in Materials, Product Development and Nanotechnology (MAPRONANO ACE) supported by the World Bank and hosted by the College of Engineering, Design, Art and Technology (CEDAT) at Makerere University, Kampala Uganda is announcing Master’s scholarships for the academic year 2018/2019. The scholarship program is meant to support research costs for local and regional students in the fields of Engineering, Energy, Physics, chemistry, biological sciences, applied sciences, Health Sciences and related subjects. Female students are encouraged to apply. The scholarships tend to promote the core research mandate of the center in three key thematic areas; 1) Materials Science & Product Development 2) Nanotechnology Innovations 3) Nano medicine The scholarships are tenable for a period of 1 year.

Applicants are required to provide the following:

  1. A Motivation letter (one page)
  2. Admission letter
  3. A recent Curriculum Vitae (CV), Maximum 2 –pages
  4. A fully defended proposal approved by the host department

Please send your application and related attachments in one file to; or The deadline for submission is February 22nd 2019 at 5:00pm. Successful applicants shall be notified by February 28th 2019.

For further information, please refer to or or the Center Leader, MAPRONANO ACE. You may also download the advert here.