Commonwealth Professional Fellowships – information for prospective host/nominating organisations

Organisations from any sector can apply either to host one or more Commonwealth Professional Fellows within their own organisation, or to nominate one or more Fellows to be hosted by another organisation with which they have links.

How to apply

Applications for Commonwealth Professional Fellowships must be made by UK organisations. The CSC does not accept direct applications from candidates and cannot provide a list of UK organisations that are willing to host Fellows.

Applications for 2017 Commonwealth Professional Fellowships are closed.

The application timetable for 2018 Commonwealth Professional Fellowships will be available in late 2017. The CSC will notify all previous host organisations and those organisations that have expressed an interest in participating in the scheme when applications open. To register your interest and to be notified when the next round opens, email


If you have any queries about Commonwealth Professional Fellowships, please email General enquiries about applying for Commonwealth Scholarships or Fellowships sent to this email address will not be answered; please use the Contact us form instead.

Please note that the CSC does not charge candidates to apply for any of its scholarships or fellowships through its Electronic Application System (EAS), and it does not charge organisations to nominate candidates.

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