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Want to study a Master’s in the UK? Apply for a 2015 Commonwealth Shared Scholarship!

Applications are now open for Commonwealth Shared Scholarships for the 2015 academic year. Commonwealth Shared Scholarships support Master’s study and are jointly funded by the CSC and UK universities. These fully-funded scholarships are intended for students from developing countries who would not otherwise be able to afford to study in the UK, to gain skills […]

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Winners of the 2014 Taylor & Francis Commonwealth Scholar Best Journal Article Prize

25 February 2015

The CSC and Taylor & Francis Group are delighted to announce that the joint winners of the 2014 Taylor & Francis Commonwealth Scholar Best Journal Article Prize are: Dr Benjamin Irving, for his article ‘Computer assisted detection of abnormal airway variation in CT scans related to paediatric tuberculosis’, published in the Medical Image Analysis Journal […]

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Applications for 2015 Commonwealth Scholarships for developed Commonwealth country citizens now open!

22 January 2015

Citizens of developed Commonwealth countries – Australia, The Bahamas, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Cyprus, Malta, and New Zealand – can now apply for 2015 Commonwealth Scholarships. The CSC is offering these scholarships for the 2015-2016 academic year for both PhD study and split-site study, where the CSC supports one year’s study at a UK university as […]

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Trajectories and impact of UK Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Programme alumni: Interim quantitative analysis

Trajectories and impact of UK Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Programme alumni: Interim quantitative analysis

16 December 2014

Since 2012, the CSC has been conducting a cycle of evaluation surveys designed to generate insight into the experiences, achievements, and difficulties of our alumni. Respondents to the surveys are drawn from all of the CSC-administered scholarship schemes, over 60 disciplinary fields, 50 Commonwealth countries, and as far back as 1963. The cycle is now […]

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Evaluation profile: M Satish Kumar

10 December 2014

Dr M Satish Kumar is a specialist in Indian and South Asian development studies and is currently Director of the Queen’s Academy in India and Senior Lecturer at the School of Geography, Archaeology and Paleoecology at Queen’s University Belfast (QUB). He was awarded a Commonwealth Academic Fellowship in 1997 and spent one year at Fitzwilliam […]

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New Chair of Commonwealth Scholarship Commission appointed

10 December 2014

Richard Middleton has been appointed Chair of the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the United Kingdom. Richard, who was recently appointed a Deputy Vice-Chancellor at Middlesex University, will take up the post on 1 January 2015. He succeeds Professor Tim Unwin in the role. The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the United Kingdom (CSC) awards over 900 […]

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The President of the Republic of Singapore, Tony Tan Keng Yam, during his state visit to the UK in October 2014

Reformed Royal Commonwealth Society of Singapore to support new Commonwealth Scholarships in innovation

27 October 2014

A newly-revived Royal Commonwealth Society of Singapore will encourage new innovation-focused Commonwealth Scholarships for Singaporeans to study in the UK, announced HM The Queen last week, during a state banquet in honour of President Tony Tan Keng Yam. The scholarships will enable more leading Singaporeans to come to the country to complete their education. Singapore […]

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