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Knowledge Hub Coordinator training day

Following a survey in early 2018, the CSC’s Professional Networks were re-launched as Knowledge Hubs. Our nine Knowledge Hubs, run via LinkedIn, provide a platform for Commonwealth Scholars and Alumni studying and working in similar disciplines to network and exchange ideas to support a shared sustainable development outcome. In September 2018, Scholars were invited to […]

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Commonwealth Rutherford Fellows Event 2018

The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission Rutherford Fellows Event was held on Thursday 4 October 2018 at the British Library, London with 32 Rutherford Fellows in attendance. The event was held in order to celebrate the impact of the Commonwealth Rutherford Fellowship programme. It also gave Fellows, Commissioners, supervisors, HE contacts and CSC staff the chance to […]

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A CSC Welcome Day to remember

As the largest event in the CSC calendar, the Welcome Event is a key opportunity for all Commonwealth Scholars studying in the UK to celebrate their community together. Held on 23 November at the Queen Elizabeth II Centre in London, approximately 390 PhD and Master’s Scholars from 36 countries attended this special event. It was […]

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Chigozie Utazi wins 2018 Best Journal Article Prize

The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the UK (CSC) and Taylor & Francis Group are delighted to announce Chigozie Utazi as the winner of the 2018 Taylor & Francis Commonwealth Scholar Best Journal Article Prize, for his article High resolution age-structured mapping of childhood vaccination coverage in low and middle income countries, published in Vaccine in […]

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2018 entrants – Taylor & Francis Commonwealth Scholar Best Journal Article Prize

The Taylor & Francis Commonwealth Scholar Best Journal Article Prize is awarded to a Commonwealth Scholar who submits the most outstanding article published in a peer-reviewed journal. This annual prize, first awarded in 2012, aims to encourage and reward the publication achievements of Commonwealth Scholars who are completing or have recently completed their doctoral studies. […]

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New Commonwealth Rutherford Fellowships

The CSC welcomes today’s announcement by the UK government of a new programme of Commonwealth Rutherford Fellowships. The fellowships – announced by the Minister of State for Universities, Science, Research and Innovation – will attract the brightest minds from across the Commonwealth to the UK and support innovation and scientific discovery. They will be offered […]

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