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Female Graduands wave during Day 1 of the 69th Graduation Ceremony on 15th January 2019, Freedom Square, Makerere University, Kampala Uganda



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Since 2001, Makerere University, through the Gender Mainstreaming Directorate (GMD), has been supporting bright but socio-economically disadvantaged girls in Uganda to undertake various degree programmes at Makerere University. To date, 1,156 have been supported and 975 beneficiaries have graduated. This has been made possible by various partners namely: The Carnegie Corporation of New York, MS JD Global Education Fund, DFCU Bank, Joshua Mugyenyi Foundation, The Embassy of the People's Republic of China in Uganda and individuals of good will.

In line with the Female Scholarship Foundation resource mobilization campaign code named "Drop a 'coin' and forever change a life", the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe cordially invites you to Dinner on Friday 6th December, 2019 at Kampala Serena Hotel, Victoria Hall starting 5:30pm.

Guest of Honour: Hon. Janet Kataaha Museveni, First Lady and Minister of Education & Sports

To support this noble cause, kindly access Dinner Cards from: 

Makerere University, Gender Mainstreaming Directorate, Senate Building, Level 4, Office No. 402.
     *Card Type 1:  Admits 1 person at UGX.100,000/=
     *Card Type 2: Admits 1 person at UGX. 200,000/=
     *Card Type 3:  It is an open invitation (You fill in the amount you wish to contribute)
     *Card Type 4:  Admits  5 people at UGX.1,000,000/=
     *Card Type 5: Admits 10 people at UGX.3, 000,000/=


a)  CASH
Kindly  go to: 

Makerere University Gender Mainstreaming Directorate, Senate Building, Level 4, Office No. 404, and strictly entrust your financial contribution to: 

Mr. Paul Kiggundu, Accountant, Gender Mainstreaming Directorate. Mr. Paul Kiggundu will receive your financial contribution and present you with a receipt.

b)  BANK
Account Name: Makerere University Female Scholarship Foundation

Account No: 01083501009628

Bank: DFCU Bank, Makerere University Branch

Dial *240#. Select Option 5: Mobile Money. Select Option 1: Deposit to dfcu Account. Enter dfcu Account Number to deposit to (Must be 14 digits). Enter Phone Number (Must be 12 Digits starting with
2567xxxxxxxx). Input Transfer Amount. Input Remarks. System Displays Summary of Inputs. Select Option 1:to Confirm Request. System Sends Approval prompt to your Mobile Money number. Input the Mobile Money PIN to Confirm the Transfer END


1.  Dr. Euzobia Mugisha Baine, Director, Mak GMD, Tel: +256-784-915947 / +256-704-897865
2.  Ms. Harriet Nakiryowa, Administrative Secretary, Mak GMD, Tel: +256-704-893133
3.  Ms. Ritah Namisango, Principal Public Relations Officer, Mak Public Relations, Tel: +256-702-944224

Drop a Coin and Forever Change a Life as We Build for the Future.

Event Venue

Victoria Hall, Kampala Serena Hotel, Uganda.