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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 […]

Sharing entrepreneurial journeys with Commonwealth Scholars and Fellows

04 March 2019

As part of the CSC’s development training, 15 Commonwealth Scholars and Fellows attended a workshop on ‘Social entrepreneurship for development impact’ held on 13 December 2018. This workshop, facilitated by The School for Social Entrepreneurs, explored key themes faced by social entrepreneurs when launching a new venture, and shared practical tips to help with participants’ […]

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Enhancing research and impact through collaboration

04 March 2019

Written by Krystel Lee, Senior Programme Officer at the CSC who attended the event supporting our Commonwealth Rutherford Fellows. Commonwealth Rutherford Fellows were invited to attend an event hosted by Leicester Institute for Advanced Studies, University of Leicester on 22 February 2019. The event brought together a diverse group of Rutherford Fellows to explore how […]

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60th anniversary Best Journal Article Prize

23 January 2019

Taylor & Francis and the CSC recognise the importance of publication for early career researchers, research dissemination in the interests of addressing global challenges, and supporting innovative outputs which will benefit your field of work and wider society. To encourage and reward the publication achievements of Commonwealth Scholars a prize is offered for the most […]

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Knowledge Hub Coordinator training day

18 January 2019

Following a survey in early 2018, the CSC’s Professional Networks were re-launched as Knowledge Hubs. Our nine Knowledge Hubs, run via LinkedIn, provide a platform for Commonwealth Scholars and Alumni studying and working in similar disciplines to network and exchange ideas to support a shared sustainable development outcome. In September 2018, Scholars were invited to […]

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Commonwealth Rutherford Fellows Event 2018

09 January 2019

The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission Rutherford Fellows Event was held on Thursday 4 October 2018 at the British Library, London with 32 Rutherford Fellows in attendance. The event was held in order to celebrate the impact of the Commonwealth Rutherford Fellowship programme. It also gave Fellows, Commissioners, supervisors, HE contacts and CSC staff the chance to […]

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A CSC Welcome Day to remember

07 December 2018

As the largest event in the CSC calendar, the Welcome Event is a key opportunity for all Commonwealth Scholars studying in the UK to celebrate their community together. Held on 23 November at the Queen Elizabeth II Centre in London, approximately 390 PhD and Master’s Scholars from 36 countries attended this special event. It was […]

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