Uganda Christian University Partners is a non-profit charitable organization committed to raise public awareness about Uganda Christian University in the United States by seeking material and spiritual support for students through sponsorships; and by procuring funds for buildings and other needed projects. Uganda Christian University Partners seeks to further the University’s mission of preparing students 'through teaching, scholarship, service, spiritual formation, student development and social involvement....for thoughtful, productive lives of Christian faith and service in their respective professions and places.
Becoming a Partner provides the opportunity for you to join with our friends in Uganda and other Christians around the world in fulfilling this exciting vision that our Lord has presented to us. Our vision for the next few years is to expand the campus and facilities in order to accommodate growing enrollment, develop student and faculty exchange programs, increase our scholarship offerings, and help to enhance the image of the University as an institution of quality education and faithfulness to its mission statement and motto: "Alpha and Omega: God the Beginning and End".
As students prepare to arrive at UCU for the September term, Uganda Partners is busy preparing scholarship programs for the 2011-2012 school year. Here are a few important scholarship news items:
New Achievement Award Recipients: We are pleased to announce the new Achievement Award recipients! Click here for more information and to view recipient profiles. Each of these students is available for you to sponsor. Awards are $500 for a duration of one year. We invite you to provide an award for one of these deserving students.
Uganda Partners' second trip of the year to Uganda is fast approaching! Our team will travel to Uganda October 14-30 to participate in the opening of the new Ham Mukasa Library. As we walk through the new library for the first time, we will think of you, our Partners, who have helped make these projects possible! We can't wait to share news about our visit with you when we return. Please keep us in your prayers as we travel.
On July 1st, 1,125 students graduated from Uganda Christian University at the main campus in Mukono. The beautiful and sunny day made the day even more special. To view photos and videos of the graduation, visit UCU on Facebook. Uganda Partners is pleased to announce the following scholarship recipient July graduates: