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2018 Best Journal Article Prize open for entries!

The CSC and Taylor & Francis Group are delighted to announce that the 2018 Taylor & Francis Commonwealth Scholar Best Journal Article Prize is now open for entries. The CSC and Taylor & Francis team up every year to offer a prize for the most outstanding article published in a recognised peer-review journal of high standing by Commonwealth […]

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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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2017 entrants – Taylor & Francis Commonwealth Scholar Best Journal Article Prize

2017 winner Erasmus J Petrus Cilliers (2011 Scholar from South Africa, DPhil Economics, University of Oxford) Reconciling after civil conflict increases social capital but decreases individual well-being, Science (Volume 352, Issue 6287, 2016) 2017 highly commended articles Mosabber Uddin Ahmed (2008 Scholar from Bangladesh, PhD Signal Processing, Imperial College London) A Multivariate Multiscale Fuzzy Entropy […]

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Erasmus J Petrus Cilliers wins 2017 Best Journal Article Prize

The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the United Kingdom (CSC) and Taylor & Francis Group are delighted to announce that the winner of the 2017 Taylor & Francis Best Journal Article Prize is Dr Erasmus J Petrus Cilliers, for his article, ‘Reconciling after civil conflict increases social capital but decreases individual well-being‘, published in Science in […]

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They think it’s all over… Commonwealth v Chevening football match 2017

The CSC Regional Networks add to the Commonwealth Scholar experience through a range of social and other events. This year, our Regional Network Coordinators came together with Chevening Scholars (another UK government-funded scholarship programme) to organise a unique sporting event. Duncan Kwaitana (2016 Commonwealth Shared Scholar from Malawi, MSc Clinical Leadership in Cancer, Palliative and […]

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Evaluation profile: Rebecca Tibenderana

Dr Rebecca Tibenderana is a 2015 Commonwealth Medical Fellow from Uganda. She spent six months at University Hospital Bristol NHS Foundation Trust. Prior to her fellowship, she had completed a Bachelor’s degree in Medicine and Surgery at Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Uganda, and later a MMed in Internal Medicine. Her further studies were […]

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