While this award is open to any project in the disciplines listed above, there is interest in scholars who are in these particular specialty areas.
Makerere University: Applications are encouraged for undergraduate and graduate level teaching in the following areas: American literature and literary theory, Journalism, Mass Communications, Film, Humanities, Performing Arts, Social Sciences, Biological Sciences, Medical Sciences, Agricultural Sciences, Pharmacy, Environment and Natural Resources, Engineering and Applied Sciences,Business, Education, Health Sciences, Information Sciences and Law.
Uganda Martyrs University: All disciplines are sought, but applications are encouraged in Architecture, Migration Studies, Financial Mathematics and Statistics, International Finance, Management Information Systems, Health Sciences and Research Methodology, Emergency Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, Medical equipment repair engineering and Motor Vehicle Mechanical Engineering.
Uganda Christian University: All disciplines are sought; however applications are encouraged in Science, technology, engineering, Mathematics related disciplines; Develop curriculum and research colloquia for doctoral students. Child development theories and processes, writing for children and Child-focused research.
Islamic University in Uganda: All disciplines. Applications are encouraged in Development Studies, Management, Nursing, Counseling Psychology, Social Work and Public Administration.
Mbarara University of Science and Technology: All disciplines are sought, but applications are especially encouraged in the following areas: Microbiology, Immunology, Molecular Biology, Human Anatomy, Medical Laboratory Sciences/Technology, Petroleum Engineering, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Big Data and Industrial Simulation, Surgery, Communication Skills, Business Administration, Accounting, Management Sciences and Clinical Pharmacy.
Muni University: All disciplines. Applications are encouraged in Pre-clinical Sciences (Physiology, Anatomy, Biochemistry, Microbiology), Basic Sciences (Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Mathematics), Computer Science, Education (Foundations of Education, Educational Psychology, Curriculum and Media Studies).
Soroti University: All disciplines: Applications are encouraged in Medicine, Pharmacology and Nursing.
Kyambogo University: All disciplines
University of Kisubi: All disciplines