Nile Explorer Bus Launches 12-Stop Youth Engagement Tour | Kampala, November 5, 2021 | PR 16/2021

Kampala, November 5, 2021 – Today the Nile Explorer bus, an initiative of the United States Mission in Kampala, launched a new tour of Ugandan communities to inspire youth through interactive STEM and health activities. Addressing youth participants in a Nile Explorer outreach program, Deputy Chief of Mission Christopher Krafft noted “The Nile Explorer has been revitalized as an American Space for innovation and exploration and is an essential part of …

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Global Entrepreneurship Week 2021 at U.S. Mission Uganda | November 8 – 14, 2021

Global Entrepreneurship Week 2021 at U.S. Mission Uganda | November 8 – 14, 2021 America creating opportunity through entrepreneurship Are you passionate about building a successful career as an entrepreneur in Uganda?  Then join the U.S. Mission in Uganda for these events during Global Entrepreneurship Week 2021.  Follow our Facebook and Twitter pages for regular updates on …

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U.S. Embassy EducationUSA Scholars Program | Closing: Friday, September 10th at 5:00pm EAT.

U.S. Embassy EducationUSA Scholars Program  U.S. Embassy Kampala seeks to identify 30 academically talented Ugandan students to join the 2021 EducationUSA Scholars Program. The EducationUSA Scholars Program facilitates access to U.S. higher education.  Please note THIS IS NOT A SCHOLARSHIP.  EducationUSA Scholars Program students will work with the EducationUSA office at the U.S Embassy as they navigate the …

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English Access Micro Scholarship Program (Access – NOFO) | AFKAM-FY21-05 | Closing: September 30, 2021 

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE U.S. EMBASSY KAMPALA Notice of Funding Opportunity Funding Opportunity Title: English Access Micro Scholarship Program (Access) U.S. Funding Opportunity Number: AFKAM-FY21-05   CFDA Number: 19.022  Estimated Total Program Funding: $30,000  Award Type:  Grant Deadline for Applications:  September 30, 2021  Email: Kampalagrants@state.gov  The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy Kampala, Uganda, announces …

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Emerging Community Leaders Training Program NOFO | Closing: August 20, 2021, 11:59p.m. (UTC +3)

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE | U.S. EMBASSY KAMPALA  Notice of Funding Opportunity  Funding Opportunity Title: Emerging Community Leaders Training Program  U.S. Funding Opportunity Number: AFKAM-FY21-04 CFDA Number: 19.040 Estimated Total Program Funding: $35,000 Award Type: Cooperative Agreement Deadline for Applications: August 20, 2021, 11:59p.m. (UTC +3) Email: Kampalagrants@state.gov PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The U.S. Mission in Uganda’s Public Affairs Office …

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2022 Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program for mid-career professionals | Application deadline is June 25, 2021

Call for Applications U.S. Mission Uganda is now accepting applications for the 2022-2023 Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program. The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program brings accomplished professionals from developing countries to the United States at a midpoint in their careers for a ten-month program of non-degree study and related professional experiences. The program seeks to …

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2022 Fulbright Research Awards for African Scholars | Deadline for applications is May 7, 2021

2022 Fulbright Research Awards for African Scholars The U.S. Mission is accepting applications for the 2022 Fulbright African Research Scholar Program- deadline May 7, 2021. This award funds African university faculty, administrators, and research institute professionals to conduct postdoctoral research or curriculum development and research at a U.S. academic or research institution. Programs involving dissertation …

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2021-2022 Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program for International Teachers | Closing: March 19, 2021

The Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program for International Teachers (Fulbright DAI) brings outstanding international primary and secondary-level educators to the United States for a semester-long program to pursue individual or group projects, take courses for professional development at a U.S. host university, and observe, collaborate and share their expertise with U.S. colleagues in public, …

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2022 Fulbright Foreign Student Program | Call for applications | Closing: March 25, 2021

2022 Fulbright Foreign Student Program | Call for applications  The U.S. Mission is now accepting applications for the 2022 Fulbright Foreign Student Program. This program awards grants to Ugandan university faculty and others to pursue advanced degree, non-degree, or research programs in the United States.  Although typical exchanges are with universities, candidates who are affiliated with other educational, cultural, …

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Are you working to support positive change? | Become a Community Solutions Program Change Maker | Applications due October 28, 2020, 11:59 p.m.

BECOME A CSP CHANGEMAKER! Applications due October 28, 2020, 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time Are you working to support positive change? Helping your community’s environment? Working to create gender equality? Helping to create transparency and accountability within your community? Building peace through conflict resolution? If you have answered “yes” to any of these, come join the …

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NOFO: Mobile Bus (Nile Explorer 2.0) Program Operation | Closing: September 1, 2020 by 11:59 PM (UTC+3)

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE U.S. EMBASSY KAMPALA Notice of Funding Opportunity Funding Opportunity Title: Mobile Bus (Nile Explorer 2.0) Program Operation Funding Opportunity Number: AFKAM-20-01 Deadline for Applications: September 1, 2020 by 11:59 PM (UTC+3) CFDA Numbers: 19.441 – ECA American Spaces; 19.040 – Public Diplomacy Programs; 19.029 PEPFAR Total Amount Available: $108,000 This notice …

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NOFO: U.S. Embassy KAMPALA PAS Request for Statements of Interest: Annual Program Statement | Rolling Close date: Now through August 7, 2020

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE U.S. EMBASSY KAMPALA, PUBLIC AFFAIRS SECTION Notice of Funding Opportunity Funding Opportunity Title:  U.S. Embassy KAMPALA PAS Request for Statements of Interest: Annual Program Statement Funding Opportunity Number:  DOS-UG-PAS-FY20-2 Deadline for Applications: Proposals are accepted on a rolling basis and will be reviewed periodically. Upcoming reviews are scheduled for July 8, …

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2021 Hubert Humphrey Fellowship Program for mid-career professionals | Call for Applications | Closing: July 17, 2020

Call for Applications 2021 Hubert Humphrey Fellowship Program for mid-career professionals U.S. Mission Uganda is now accepting applications for the 2021-2022 Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program.  This fellowship is for mid-career professionals working at the policy level who have a record of leadership and a commitment to public service.  Fellows are based at leading U.S. …

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NOFO | Building Tolerance in Education Systems in Uganda | Closing: June 16, 2020 | Extended

Funding Opportunity Number: SFOP0006738 Opportunity title: Building Tolerance in Education Systems in Uganda Closing date: June 16, 2020 | Extended View Detailed Grant Opportunity Funding opportunity description: This two-step research and capacity building and curriculum development program will help inform key Ugandan decision-makers’ efforts to (a) understand the sources of materials and training in Ugandan primary and secondary Islamic education …

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2021 Fulbright Research Awards for African Scholars | Closing: May 8, 2020

2021 Fulbright Research Awards for African Scholars The U.S. Mission is accepting applications for the 2021 Fulbright African Research Scholar Program- deadline May 8, 2020.  This award funds African university faculty, administrators, and research institute professionals to conduct postdoctoral research or curriculum development and research at a U.S. academic or research institution.  Programs involving dissertation …

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2019 Study of the United States Institutes for Secondary School Educators | Application deadline: January 4, 2019

2019 Study of the United States Institutes for Secondary School Educators U.S. Mission Uganda is now accepting applications for the competitive summer 2019 Study of the United States Institutes for Secondary School Educators (teachers and administrators) to take place over the course of five weeks beginning in mid-June, 2019.  Secondary Educators include classroom teachers, teacher …

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2019 Study of the United States Institutes for Student Leaders on Women’s Leadership

2019 Study of the United States Institutes for Student Leaders on Women’s Leadership U.S. Mission Uganda is now accepting applications for the 2019 Study of the United States Institutes (SUSI) for Student Leaders on Women’s Leadership.  The five week program takes place during the June to August time-frame. SUSI for Student Leaders are intensive short-term …

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U.S. Launches Mobile Library to Support Education in Uganda

The United States government, in partnership with local-tech incubator HIVE Colab, launched the U.S. Mission’s first mobile library project.  Called the Nile Explorer, the vehicle promotes education and has targeted learning activities that build critical thinking and problem solving skills.  While taking part in the program, students can engage in learning activities that encourage scientific …

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Public Notice: The American Center is issuing new Membership Cards

Effective immediately, the American Center in Kampala (formerly known as the Information Resource Center) is issuing new plastic ID badges for membership access.  All members with the laminated paper cards should visit the American Center before March 31, 2018 in order to obtain a new membership card.  The laminated membership cards will no longer grant access …

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