The Youth 4 Policy (Y4P) Innovation Fellowship 2024 for young Ugandans.

June 12, 2024

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Bursary Description

Application Deadline: June 19, 2024

The Youth 4 Policy (Y4P) Innovation Fellowship is designed to nurture young and emerging policymakers keen on transforming Uganda’s startup ecosystem. Y4P is seeking highly passionate and qualified individuals to conduct in-depth research and produce valuable, high-quality policy papers that will scale and support the emergence of Uganda’s nascent startup sector.


  • Must be residents in Uganda (nationality not required)
  • Demonstrated interest in policy and innovation.
  • Suitable candidates may come from; Entrepreneurship, law, journalism, policy, technology, economics, engineering, business

Program Structure

  • Duration: 5 Months
  • Modules and Workshops: Structured training and interactive sessions
  • Mentorship: Bi-weekly check-ins with experienced mentors
  • Deliverables: Research and submission of a high-quality policy paper

Graduation Criteria

To graduate, fellows must;

  • Attend atleast 80% of the module days
  • Participate in at least 8 out of 12 mentorship sessions
  • Submit a final policy paper approved by KAS

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the Youth 4 Policy (Y4P) Innovation Fellowship