NAME: Wambette Tom Mike
DISTRICT OF ORIGIN: Mbale
PROGRAMME: Bachelor of Statistics
COLLEGE: College of Business and Management Sciences
STUDY PERIOD: 2015 to 2018
BRIEF BIO ON SCHOLAR:
Tom is the first born in the family of two children and several other dependants. He was born 20 years ago to Wambette Bernard and Namaemba Esther.He was supported by his parents in the early stages of his education. However, after form four, due to financial constraints in the family, they could not support him any more to further his education. Luckily, he was offered a Scholarship by The MasterCard Foundation at Brac to go to high school. He went to Naalya Secondary School Bweyogerere for his ‘A’ level. He excelled in his final exams with 18 points in Mathematics, Economics and Geography. Due to excellent performance, he was offered yet again another Scholarship by The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at Makerere University. He is currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Statistics, at the College of Business and Management Sciences. Just like Nelson Mandera, Tom believes that education is the most powerful tool one can use to change the world. He is thankful to The MasterCard Foundation for the generous support rendered to him.