Commonwealth Scholarships for citizens of developed Commonwealth countries (Australia, The Bahamas, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Cyprus, Malta, and New Zealand) are offered for PhD and split-site PhD study in the UK. These scholarships are funded by the UK Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) and the Scottish Government, in conjunction with UK universities.
The 2016 round of applications is closed.
Information on 2017 Commonwealth Scholarships will be available on this page if and when the CSC is in a position to confirm whether any such awards will be offered.
- Commonwealth Scholarships (developed Commonwealth countries) 2016 prospectus – this is provided for information purposes only and details are subject to change for the 2017 round of applications
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.