I greet you in the name of the lord almighty. I was a fawe beneficiary in the years 2012 and 2013. am so grateful to FAWEU for having facilitate my hsc studies where i had little hope. i was studying at gombe SS and managed to get 19 points at U.A.C.E
currently i have been awarded a government scholarship admitted at makerere university for mechanical engineering. All this success would not have come without fawe's help and GOD.
This project aims to undertake demonstrative interventions that support the re-entry of teenage mothers back in schools with support structures- tuition and educational requisites. The project targets young girls who suffered consequences of early sex, pregnancy and marriage and restore their hope by enabling them to access services that would deter them from repeated abuse and second pregnancies. Hence the project planned to support a total of 40 vulnerable girls to access secondary school scholarship for 3 years until they compete and secure a secondary school certificate. Read More
The results of the Commonwealth scholarships tenable in the UK for 2014/2015 are out!
We are pleased to announce that out of the 336 scholarships awarded in the commonwealth countries, FAWE successfully secured ten of them!
The following candidates were directly contacted by the Commission and have already received the good news:
Ms. Christine Nafula Wanjala, Ms. Herine Adhiambo Otieno, Dr. Rachael Aida Ayanga, Ms. Ruth Muigai, Ms. Eunice Obuler, Ms. Tawachi Nyasulu, Ms. Josephine Ninsiima, Dr. Grace Miriam Ahimbisibwe.
Selected but awaiting feedback:
1. Ms. Rose Muyendo, Okilo Shikuri
2. Dr. Stellah Fiona Nakitto
Kampala, 24th March 2014: FAWE Uganda has today launched the 5th FAWEU National Girls’ Education Week under the theme “Educate a girl, eliminate teenage pregnancy”, with a view of raising funds to help bright disadvantaged girls go to University. The Girls’ Education week (GEW) is an initiative that was started by FAWEU in 2009 as an annual event whose aim is to .Read More
FAWEU in partnership with Ministry of Education and with support from the African Development Bank (ADB) Education IV project has awarded 125 scholarships to vulnerable children under FAWEU’s scholarship programme.
The aim of the bursary scheme is to increase access to quality secondary education for economically underprivileged students who have great academic potential. The Ministry of Education with support from ADB extended a grant to FAWEU to enable her recruit 125 students in S.5 2014 to benefit from this scholarship..........project schools include; Nabisunsa Girls’ School, St. Katherine Secondary..........Read More
Mr. Ogwal Simon is the head teacher of Amolatar Primary School, a UPE school that has been the best performing school in the district for the past three years. Mr. Ogwal attributes the performance of his school to his decision to take seriously everything he learned from Quality Educators’ training. He particularly pointsout the training and handbook in Performance Management distributed by Quality Educators’ Project...Read More
Abura Edna Leah is a 13 year old former pupil of Chakwara Primary School. Until she sat her Primary Leaving Examination in November 2013, she was the head prefect in her school. Edna says one time she attended a 2-day seminar organized by Forum for African Women Educationalists, Uganda (FAWEU) at Alemere Primary school. “In the seminar we were told that girls have equal opportunities and abilities to perform academic and leadership tasks like boys. Seeing that the head teacher of .....Read More
Ecobank has donated 1m shillings (One million shillings) to go towards sponsorship of girls at the University. This is in response to FAWEU's drive of a week long activities aimed at raising funds for girl's education that took place from 24th March 2014 to 28th March 2014 that included a press conference at FAWEU Office, Girls' Conference in Kamuli District and the Higher Education Scholarship dinner at Sheraton Hotel.
The Women Forum at Makerere University Business School organised a charity car wash on March 07, 2014 at MUBS main campus also aimed at mobilising funds for girl child education.