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Join Ashinaga Uganda 2024: An Opportunity to Make a Difference

Are you ready to embark on a journey that not only transforms lives but also enriches your own? Look no further than the Ashinaga Uganda 2024 Teaching & Mentoring Internship Program. This fully funded opportunity offers a stipend and a chance to support young scholars from across Sub-Saharan Africa in their academic pursuits and personal growth.

About the Ashinaga Africa Initiative

The Ashinaga Africa Initiative aims to nurture the next generation of African leaders by providing them with access to quality education and mentorship. Selected scholars, who have lost one or both parents, receive academic training and guidance to help them excel academically and become catalysts for positive change in their communities and beyond.

Internship Details

Dates and Location

  • Study Camp 1 (In Person): July 1st – October 18th, 2024
  • Study Camp 2 (Remote): October 14th – December 13th, 2024
  • Location: Kampala, Uganda


As an intern, you will play a vital role in supporting the students during their academic journey. Your responsibilities include:

  • Teaching and Mentoring: Engage with students in subjects like IELTS and SAT exam preparation, essay writing, mathematics, and more.
  • Program Development: Collaborate with fellow interns and supervisors to design an academic program tailored to students’ needs.
  • University Guidance: Assist students in exploring their options for universities abroad and guide them through the application process.
  • Extra-curricular Activities: Create enriching activities to foster student bonding and develop leadership skills.
  • Support Rainbow House: Provide academic support to primary school students at Rainbow House.

Requirements and Benefits

To qualify for this internship, you must:

  • Be enrolled in or have recently completed a university degree.
  • Demonstrate a student-focused approach and adaptability in teaching.
  • Possess fluency or native-level proficiency in English.
  • Have full vaccination status against COVID-19.


In return, you’ll receive:

  • Round trip flights to Uganda, accommodation, travel insurance, and more covered by Ashinaga.
  • A monthly stipend of 650,000UGX.
  • An enriching and potentially transformative internship experience.

How to Apply

Don’t miss this chance to make a positive impact while gaining invaluable international experience. Apply now for the Ashinaga Uganda 2024 Teaching & Mentoring Internship Program. Apply Online Here

Application Deadlines

  • Study Camp 1: March 15th – May 1st, 2024
  • Study Camp 2: July 1st – September 1st, 2024

For Lusophone applicants, please refer to the specific application form for deadlines.

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