The MTN Uganda Foundation is a not-for-profit legal entity that was inaugurated in July 2007 as a vehicle through which MTN Uganda implements its corporate social investments (CSI). The foundation strives to improve the quality of life in communities where MTN Uganda operates in a sustainable way.
The MTN Uganda Foundation invests resources for social redress, thus empowering people by skills transfer, preserving and nurturing their heritage, culture and arts, while also supporting local sports and sports development.
Our goal is to improve quality of life, through caring partnerships, in communities where MTN operates.
For us, CSI is about equitable and sustainable socio-economic development, actively engaging in proactive self-regulation.
We aim to do the following:
The strategic objectives of the MTN Uganda Foundation sponsorships are formulated to address national needs:
The MTN Uganda Foundation funding criteria
Projects considered should fulfil certain selection criteria.
We will only consider projects that:
We will not consider projects that fall under the following categories:
How we operate
Applicants may tender their proposals at any point during the course of the year. However, the Executive Committee will sit to consider applications quarterly, and those received at that point will be considered.
Assessments of the funding proposal may include a visit to the project by the Executive Committee. Once a successful assessment has been completed, the shortlist of possible projects will be forwarded to the MTN Uganda Foundation board for consideration, and only considered and shortlisted project applicants will be contacted. The MTN Uganda Foundation Board of Trustees shall consider the requests and take a decision on which ones will be funded by the foundation.
If successful, the applying organisation will be expected to maintain regular contact with MTN Uganda.
The following will be expected:
NB: The decisions of the executive committee will also be guided by the following needs:
Format for applications
List of requirements
Shortlisted projects may be required to submit the following:
We currently have no ongoing projects.