Nominate Clients for the Best Microentrepreneur of the Year Awards | Print |

The Association of microfinance institutions of Uganda in collaboration with citibank is receiving applications for clients or members of SACCOs and microfinance institutions to compete for this year’s best Microentrepreneur Awards. Over 70 million Uganda shillings will be awarded to a number of successful Microentrepreneurs to be selected through a competitive process of a panel of High Profile people.

Download the detailed information about the awards here

Applications can be downloaded here and then submitted through the Microfinance Institutions (MFIs)/ SACCO to AMFIU by 10th April 2015.

The awards are organised by AMFIU to promote the effective role that microfinance plays in poverty alleviation and the extraordinary contributions that individual microentrepreneurs have made to the economic stability of their families as well as their communities in Uganda.


Microfinance institutions can send in applications for their two best clients who may also include a Woman, youth or a person with disability two have exhibited excellence in areas including: Business growth, employment creation, sustainability, innovation, financial discipline and family impact.

Please provide a history or tracking of the client’s borrowing/saving, business growth, employment creation, sustainability, financial discipline, family impact and innovation/ creativity. Attach pictures/ photos for the entrepreneur’s business activity.