Sam was a CROSO Scholar in 2009. He completed a diploma in Electrical Engineering at Uganda Technical College (UTC) – Elgon.
As of 2011, Sam is currently employed as a technician with a solar power company working in rural electrification in Lira (his home district). In his most recent correspondence with CROSO, he said that he enjoys working in the rural areas where he can install solar power in areas off the main grid. His future goals include continuing his studies once he has saved more money and getting married.