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Alumni Fellows focus group discussion

The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission’s (CSC) Evaluation team held back-to-back focus group discussions with Alumni Fellows on award and a group of supervisors on 12 November 2013. The Evaluation team viewed this as a valuable opportunity to not only attain in-depth information regarding the Fellowship scheme itself, but also as a way of verifying specific outcomes […]

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Professional Fellowships focus group meetings

Professional Fellows focus group discussion The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission’s (CSC) Evaluation team held a focus group discussion on 20 November 2012 with a group of Professional Fellows who, at the time, were under award on the CSC’s scheme. The purpose of the focus group was to collect robust qualitative data that answered key questions regarding […]

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Kenyan alumni and guests at the Fairview Hotel

Alumni in Kenya share their achievements

Have you fulfilled your promise? Kenyan alumni and distance learning scholars were asked this question at the beginning of a reception held at the Fairview Hotel, Nairobi on 19 September. Commonwealth Scholarship Commissioner Richard Middleton wanted those present to think back to the statements that they had made on their application forms to evaluate if […]

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Pre-departure reception at British High Commission in Mauritius

Reception in Mauritius brings together new scholars and alumni

An event on 5 September at the British High Commission in Mauritius brought together alumni and new scholars from both the Commonwealth Scholarships and Chevening Scholarships schemes. HE Nick Leake hosted a pre-departure for the new scholars about to depart for their courses in the UK. The event provided a valuable networking opportunity, with scholars […]

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Gregory addressing stakeholders about the importance of education partnerships

Alumni event in Montserrat

The Chair of the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission hosted an informal gathering for alumni in Montserrat on 20 September 2013. The occasion enabled alumni to share their experiences of how they have been using their Commonwealth Scholarships in dealing with the challenges facing Montserrat. Gregory Julius (2008 Commonwealth Scholar from Montserrat, MA Policy Studies in Education, […]

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Guests and chapter members at the AGM

Kenya Chapter Annual General Meeting

The CSC Kenya Chapter met for its third Annual General Meeting in May 2013, hosted by the British Council in Nairobi. 42 chapter members attended, as well as other guests including Dr John Murton, Deputy British High Commissioner, and Hugh Moffat, Kenya British Council Country Director. In his welcoming remarks, Mr Mutuku Nguli, Director of […]

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