National nominating agencies

Antigua and Barbuda (Master’s Scholarships only)

Director of Education
Ministry of Education, Science and Technology
Government Complex
Queen Elizabeth Highway
St John’s
Antigua and Barbuda
Tel: +1 268 462 4959
Fax: +1 268 462 4970
www.ab.gov.ag

Bangladesh (Master’s and PhD Scholarships)

Joint Secretary
Ministry of Education
Section 19
Building No 6
Bangladesh Secretariat
Dhaka
Bangladesh
Tel: +880 2 9545032
Fax: +880 2 9514114
Email: ds_stp@moedu.gov.bd
www.shed.gov.bd

Belize (Master’s Scholarships only)

Administrative Officer
Ministry of Public Service, Energy and Public Utilities
Ground Floor, Sir Edney Cain Building
Belmopan
Belize
Tel: +501 822 2204/05
Fax: +501 822 2206
Email: sec@mps.gov.bz
www.belize.gov.bz

Botswana (Master’s Scholarships only)

Acting Chief Education Officer
Department of Tertiary Education Financing
Ministry of Tertiary Education, Research, Science and Technology
(postal address)
Private Bag 0079
Gaborone
Botswana
(physical address)
37893 Universal Estate
Block 6
Gaborone
Botswana
Tel: +267 3719314
Fax: +267 3191641
www.moe.gov.bw

Cameroon (Master’s and PhD Scholarships)

Director
Ministry of Higher Education (MINESUP)
Department of Assistance and University Welfare
PO Box 1457
Yaoundé
Cameroon
Tel: +237 23 10 01
Fax: +237 23 97 24
www.minesup.gov.cm (this site may take some time to load; if it fails to load, please try again)

Dominica (Master’s Scholarships only)

Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Education and Human Resource Development
Government Headquarters
Kennedy Avenue
Roseau
Dominica
Tel: +1 767 266 3256
Fax: +1 767 448 0644
Email: pseducation@dominica.gov.dm
www.dominica.gov.dm

Eswatini (Master’s Scholarships only)

Head of Human Resource Development Department
Human Resource Development Department
eSwatini Government
Ministry of Public Service
P.O. Box 170
Mbabane
Eswatini
Tel: +268 404 8745/3521
Fax: +268 240 44161/25379
Email: manyovuns@gmail.com
www.gov.sz

Fiji (Master’s Scholarships only)

Administrative Officer
Tertiary Scholarships and Loans Board
26 Mac Gregor Road
Fiji Nursing Association Building
Suva
Fiji
Tel: +679 892 1240
Email: scholarships@tslb.com.fj
www.tslb.com.fj

Ghana (Master’s Scholarships only)

Mr. Joseph Essah
Deputy Director (Administration)
Ghana Scholarships Secretariat
P.O. Box M75
Accra
Ghana
Tel: +233 243441712
Email: joseph.essah@yahoo.com
www.scholarships.gov.gh

Grenada (Master’s Scholarships only)

Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Education and Human Resource Development
Botanical Gardens
Tanteen
St George
Grenada
Tel: +1 473 440 2737
Fax: +1 473 444 6650
Email: scholarshipdesk@gmail.com
www.gov.gd

Guyana (Master’s Scholarships only)

Manager, Scholarships Administration
Department of the Public Service
Ministry of the Presidency
Durban Street and Vlissengen Road
Georgetown
Guyana
Tel: +592 226 8732
Email: ps@dps.gov.gy
scholarships.dps.gov.gy

India (Master’s Scholarships only)

Director
Ministry of Human Resource Development
Department of Higher Education
External Scholarships Division
West Block-1, 2nd Floor, Wing-6
R K Puram New Delhi 110066
India
Tel: +91 11 261 72492
Fax: +91 11 2338 1355
www.mhrd.gov.in

Jamaica (Master’s Scholarships only)

Financial Secretary
Ministry of Finance and the Public Service
30 National Heroes Circle
Kingston 4
Jamaica
Tel: +1 876 922 8600 12
www.mof.gov.jm/scholarships

Kenya (Master’s and PhD Scholarships)

Ms. Ronnie Mugoiri
Administrative Contact
Ministry of Education
State Department for University Education
PO Box 9583-00200
Nairobi
Kenya
Email: rmugoiri@yahoo.com
www.education.go.ke

Kiribati (Master’s and PhD Scholarships)

Secretary
Public Service Office
PO Box 68
Bairiki
Tarawa
Kiribati
Tel: +686 21128
Fax: +686 21145
www.pso.gov.ki

Lesotho (Master’s and PhD Scholarships)

Director
National Manpower Development Secretariat
PO Box 517
Maseru 100
Lesotho
Tel: +266 22 323 842
Fax: +266 22 310 511

Malawi (Master’s and PhD Scholarships)

Senior Deputy Director of HR Management Planning and Development
Department of Human Resource Management and Development
PO Box 30227
Malawi
Tel: +265 1 789 522
Fax: +265 1 788 162
Email: mthetol@yahoo.co.uk
www.humanresources.gov.mw

Malaysia

The Malaysia national nominating agency has confirmed that they will not be nominating candidates for 2020 Commonwealth Scholarships. Applications from Malaysian candidates will not be considered.

Mauritius (Master’s Scholarships only)

Assistant Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Education and Human Resources, Tertiary Education and Scientific Research
1st Floor, MITD House
Pont Fer
Phoenix 73544
Mauritius
Tel: +230 601 5311 / 5200
Fax: +230 686 8581
Email: scholarships@govmu.org
http://ministry-education.govmu.org

Montserrat (Master’s Scholarships only)

Chief Human Resources Officer
Human Resources Management Unit
Government Headquarters
Brades
Montserrat
Tel: +664 491 2693/2365
Fax: +664 491 6234
Email: training@gov.ms

Mozambique (Master’s and PhD Scholarships)

Director General
Institute of Scholarship
Ministry of Education and Human Development
Avenida Martires da Machava No 231
Maputo
Mozambique
Tel: +258 (21) 490677
Fax: +258 (21) 492196
Email: octaviom2001@yahoo.es
www.mec.gov.mz

Namibia (Master’s Scholarships only)

Mr Ebben Ngulu and Ms Lahjo Kitsie
Awards Supervisor and Awards Officer
NSFAF
PO Box 23053
Windhoek
Namibia

Tel: 061 434 6063 & 061 434 6016
Email: Ebben.Ngulu@nsfaf.na & Lahja.Kitsie@nsfaf.na

Nauru (Master’s Scholarships only)

Acting Secretary for Education
Ena District,
Republic of Nauru
Tel: +674 557 3043
Email: sabrina.caleb@gmail.com

Nigeria (Master’s and PhD Scholarships)

Director
Federal Scholarship Board
Plot 245 Samuel Ademulegun Street
Opposite Arewa Suite
Central Business District
Abuja
Nigeria
Tel: +234 805 910 8898 / +234 818 886 2281
Email: fsb@education.gov.ng
www.education.gov.ng

Pakistan (Master’s and PhD Scholarships)

Director
Human Resource Development Division
Higher Education Commission
Government of Pakistan
Head Office, Sector H-9, East Service Road,
Islamabad
Pakistan
Tel: +92 51 90808081
https://www.hec.gov.pk

Papua New Guinea (Master’s Scholarships only)

Principal Advisor
Department of Personnel Management
PO Box 519
Waigani, 131, NCD
Papua New Guinea
Tel: +675 327 6379/6422/6447
Fax: +675 325 0520
www.dpm.gov.pg

Rwanda (Master’s and PhD Scholarships)

Higher Education Council
P.O. BOX: 6311
Kigali
Rwanda
www.reb.rw

St Helena (Master’s Scholarships only)

Director of Education and Employment
Education Learning Centre
Market Street
James Town
STHL 1ZZ
St Helena
Tel: +290 2710/2555
Fax: +290 2461
Email: director@education.gov.sh
www.sainthelena.gov.sh/education-and-employment/

St Lucia (Master’s Scholarships only)

Permanent Secretary
Department of Education, Innovation and Gender Relations
4th Floor, Francis Compton Building
The Waterfront
Castries
St Lucia
Tel: +1 758 468 5207
Fax: +1 758 453 2299
Email: pssecretaryed@education.gov.lc
www.govt.lc/scholarships

St Vincent and The Grenadines (Master’s Scholarships only)

Chief Personnel Officer
Service Commissions Department
2nd Floor, Ministerial Building
Halifax Street
Kingstown
St Vincent and The Grenadines
Tel: +1 784 456 1690
Fax: +1 784 457 2638
Email: servicecommissions@gov.vc
www.psc.gov.vc

Samoa (Master’s Scholarships only)

Assistant CEO-Human Resource Development Services
c/o Samoa Public Service Commission
Level 2, Government Building FMFMII
Apia
Samoa
Tel: +685 22123/22124
Email: sesera@psc.gov.wshrd@psc.gov.ws
www.psc.gov.ws

 

Sierra Leone (Master’s and PhD Scholarships)

Chief Education Officer
Ministry of Education, Science and Technology
New England
Freetown
Sierra Leone
www.education.gov.sl

Solomon Islands (Master’s and PhD Scholarships)

Director, National Scholarships Division
Ministry of Education and Human Resource Development
PO Box G28
Honiara
Solomon Islands
Tel: +677 24229
Fax: +677 22042
Email: ckalu@mehrd.gov.sb
www.mehrd.gov.sb

South Africa

(Master’s Scholarships only)
Higher Education and Training
Private Bag X174
Pretoria 001
South Africa
Tel: +27 12 3125025
Email: Commonwealthscholarships@dhet.gov.za
Email: ngcobo.j@dhet.gov.za
www.internationalscholarships@dhet.gov.za

Sri Lanka (Master’s Scholarships only)

Additional Secretary (Development)
Ministry of Higher Education
No 18, Ward Place
Colombo 07
Sri Lanka
Tel: +94 11 268 8621
Fax: +94 11 2697239/2688400
Email: addsec-dev@mohe.gov.lk
www.mohe.gov.lk

Tanzania (Master’s and PhD Scholarships)

Ministry of Education, Science and Technology
College of Business and Law
University of Dodoma
Bloc 10
PO Box 10
Dodoma
Tanzania
Tel: +255 754 269 947
Email: mdoejames@gmail.com
www.moe.go.tz

The Gambia (Master’s and PhD Scholarships)

Ms Ida Sonko
Ministry of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology
Opposite GCCI Building
Senegamba Highway
Bijilo
The Gambia
Tel: +220 305 2122
Email: isonko83@gmail.com
www.mojerstscholarship.gm

Tonga (Master’s Scholarships only)

Scholarships Officer
Government Scholarships Office
Ministry of Education and Training
PO Box 61
Nuku’alofa
Tonga
Tel: +676 23511
www.edu.gov.to/

Tuvalu (Master’s and PhD Scholarships)

Human Resource Training & Development Manager
Department of Human Resource
Office of the Prime Minister
Vaiaku
Funafuti
Tuvalu
Tel: +688 20110, ext 3002
Fax: +688 20819
Email: training@tuvalu.tv

Uganda (Master’s and PhD Scholarships)

Ministry of Education and Sports
Embassy House
PO Box 7063
Kampala
Uganda
Email: nelflo10@gmail.com
www.education.go.ug

Vanuatu (Master’s and PhD Scholarships)

Senior Scholarships Officer
Training & Scholarships Coordination Unit (TSCU)
Ministry of Education and Training
Private Mailbag 9059
Port Vila
Vanuatu
Tel: +678 32495
www.scholarhips.gov.vu

Zambia (Master’s and PhD Scholarships)

Higher Education Loans and Scholarships Board
Ministry of Higher Education
PO Box 50464
Lusaka
Zambia
Tel: +260 211250726
Email: ireen.chirwa@helsb.gov.zm
www.helsb.gov.zm

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