Silver Bolt is a Ugandan not-for-profit organisation that educates and inspires youth to follow careers in Science and Engineering; empowers early career graduates and budding innovators to capably join the workforce, and works with professionals to nurture the next generation of engineering and computing professionals.
Silver Bolt employs interactive and engaging educational activities to introduce and demonstrate the principles and applications of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM) to young learners, provides unique training opportunities for career professionals and budding innovators, and enables practicing professionals to upskill and maintain their proficiency in an evolving workplace.
Our reason for existence
To promote a culture of Science awareness and Technology utilization while contributing to strengthening the Science and Engineering work force in Uganda.
A Uganda where communities use and apply science and technology to solve local problems and the country has its own cadre of collaborating engineers to meet its needs.
65% of today's students will move into careers that haven’t been created yet
Preparing the workforce for tomorrow
Inspire young learners to pursue careers in Science and Engineering
Support practicing engineers to be appropriately skilled and proficient
Expand opportunities for local innovators and entrepreneurs
Promote public awareness and appreciation of STEI
The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn and relearn.
Activities for all ages
Enable young learners to explore, discover and be inspired through active learning, as well as and promoting their artistic creativity
Expose young innovators to advanced science knowledge and mentorship programmes to develop awareness of how they relate with science.
Bridging the gap between university academic programs and the technical demands of industry in the workplace through hands-on and soft skills training.