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Welcome Event for New Scholars 2019

The Welcome Event for Scholars is the largest event in the CSC calendar, and is a special opportunity for all Commonwealth Scholars studying in the UK to come together at the beginning of their exciting journeys. This year’s Welcome Event was held on Friday 8 November at the Queen Elizabeth II Centre in London. Over […]

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Recruiting: Commonwealth Scholarship Academic Adviser Panel Members

The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the UK (CSC) is inviting academics to join our panel of Academic Advisers. Advisers play a critical role in the selection of Commonwealth Scholars and Fellows, using an online report form to submit grades and comments which inform scholarship candidate selections made by CSC Commissioners. The CSC is funded by […]

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Teesside welcomes magnificent seven

Seven high-flying Commonwealth Scholars have been welcomed to Teesside University to boost their careers and help reinforce their commitment to improving public health across the globe. Teesside has been successful in securing seven Scholars via the prestigious and world-renowned Commonwealth Scholarship programme. The Scholars, from Nigeria, Uganda, Ghana and Bangladesh, are all studying the Masters […]

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Vacancies for Commonwealth Scholarship Commissioners

Do you believe that higher education plays a crucial role in social and economic development? Would you feel confident selecting the next generation of changemakers for postgraduate study and professional development opportunities? The Department for International Development (DFID) is seeking to appoint new members of the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the UK (CSC). The CSC […]

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A fond farewell to our Commonwealth Scholars and Fellows

The Farewell Event for Commonwealth Scholars and Fellows took place on 15 July 2019, with 175 Scholars from 26 countries attending. The annual event, which was held in Australia House this year, celebrates the work of departing Commonwealth Scholars and Fellows and looks forward to their return home and staying connected with the CSC. The […]

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Commonwealth Scholars compete in the annual CSC vs Chevening football match!

On Saturday 29 June 2019 the annual Commonwealth vs Chevening football match took place at Norton Sports Park, Sheffield. This event brings together scholars funded by both the Commonwealth Scholarships Commission in the UK (CSC) and Chevening for an afternoon of sports, relaxation and networking. We would like to thank Commonwealth Scholar and South East […]

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