MCFSP – Makerere University

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Welcome to MCFSP at Makerere Univeristy

Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program at Makerere University

The Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program is a 10-year global initiative to educate and develop the next generation leaders, who will contribute to social and economic progress, particularly in Africa. The Scholars Program enables young people from economically disadvantaged communities to complete quality secondary and tertiary education, and make successful transitions to further education or to the workforce in their home countries.

Our Services

We offer services to develop a wholistic scholar

We stand proud of the Impact we've made;

Makerere University is host to the biggest number of MCFSP Scholars in Africa

Below are some of quick statistics of the Program at Makerere University

2014

PROGRAM STARTED AT MAKERERE UNIVERSITY

1032

NO. OF SCHOLARs ENROLLED SO FAR

789

NO. OF SCHOLARS GRADUATED

225

NO. OF SCHOLARS IN PROGRAM

Latest News & Events

Find here all the latest news and updates from MCFSP at Makerere University

Scholars & Alumni of Mastercard Foundation light up Achukudu Community, Napak District

By Bernard Buteera On Saturday 2nd December 2023, all roads led to Achukudu Community Primary School in Napak District,...

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Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program at Makerere is nurturing the next generation of young women innovators and Social Entrepreneurs.

By Bernard Buteera In 2013, Makerere University partnered with Mastercard Foundation to implement the Mastercard Foundation...

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Meet Alice Namongin the second Ik female student to join the University courtesy of the Mastercard Foundation

Exposition: Introduction… 21-year-old Alice Namongin is a third-year student pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in...

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