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Find out more about the impact of Commonwealth Scholars

The CSC’s Evaluation and Monitoring Programme aims to identify and quantify the impact of Commonwealth Scholarships and Fellowships on individuals, on institutions, and on a wider scale on communities and societies. This work is coordinated by a team at the CSC Secretariat and overseen by the CSC’S Evaluation and Monitoring Committee, which includes both Commissioners and representatives […]

2017 entrants – Taylor & Francis Commonwealth Scholar Best Journal Article Prize

05 September 2017

2017 winner Erasmus J Petrus Cilliers (2011 Scholar from South Africa, DPhil Economics, University of Oxford) Reconciling after civil conflict increases social capital but decreases individual well-being, Science (Volume 352, Issue 6287, 2016) 2017 highly commended articles Mosabber Uddin Ahmed (2008 Scholar from Bangladesh, PhD Signal Processing, Imperial College London) A Multivariate Multiscale Fuzzy Entropy […]

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Erasmus J Petrus Cilliers wins 2017 Best Journal Article Prize

04 September 2017

The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the United Kingdom (CSC) and Taylor & Francis Group are delighted to announce that the winner of the 2017 Taylor & Francis Best Journal Article Prize is Dr Erasmus J Petrus Cilliers, for his article, ‘Reconciling after civil conflict increases social capital but decreases individual well-being‘, published in Science in […]

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Regional Network Coordinators for 2017-2018

31 August 2017

The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the UK is seeking to appoint new Regional Network Coordinators for the 2017-2018 academic year. Our Regional Networks connect current Commonwealth Scholars and Fellows in the same university or region in the UK, and are a key part of the CSC’s activity for award holders. The Regional Networks offer great […]

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Posted in News, Regional Networks

What did our alumni tell us in 2016?

20 July 2017

The CSC surveyed some of its alumni in 2016, asking about their career after their award, their ongoing connections with the UK, and the wider impact they have achieved. Here’s what the 750 respondents said.

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Posted in Evaluation, Evaluation publications

They think it’s all over… Commonwealth v Chevening football match 2017

05 July 2017

The CSC Regional Networks add to the Commonwealth Scholar experience through a range of social and other events. This year, our Regional Network Coordinators came together with Chevening Scholars (another UK government-funded scholarship programme) to organise a unique sporting event. Duncan Kwaitana (2016 Commonwealth Shared Scholar from Malawi, MSc Clinical Leadership in Cancer, Palliative and […]

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Posted in Events, News, Regional Networks

Evaluation profile: Rebecca Tibenderana

12 May 2017

Dr Rebecca Tibenderana is a 2015 Commonwealth Medical Fellow from Uganda. She spent six months at University Hospital Bristol NHS Foundation Trust. Prior to her fellowship, she had completed a Bachelor’s degree in Medicine and Surgery at Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Uganda, and later a MMed in Internal Medicine. Her further studies were […]

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Posted in Evaluation, Evaluation profiles, News, Profiles

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