Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the United Kingdom

South East


Regional Coordinator: Megan Webber (South East)  and Neeraj Kumar Sharma (London)

Megan Webber –

Megan is one of the Coordinators for the South East region, and is based in Hertfordshire. Megan a 2012 Commonwealth Scholar from Canada, and is in the second year of her PhD in History at the University of Hertfordshire.

Neeraj Kumar Sharma –

Neeraj Kumar Sharma is the joint Coordinator for the South East and is based in London. Neeraj is a 2013 Commonwealth Scholar from India, currently completing a Masters in Soil Mechanics and Environmental Geotechnics at Imperial College London.

He completed his undergraduate degree at Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, India in Civil Engineering. His research interests involve the novel techniques for stabilization of expansive soil by various waste materials.

Join the South East Regional Network Facebook group to find out about upcoming events, and to get in touch with Megan, Neeraj, and other network members. If the name used on your Facebook account differs from that on your award documents, please contact with your CSC Scholar reference and your name as it appears on Facebook so that your request to join the group can be authorised.

If you are interested in becoming a University Representative and assisting in building a strong network of Scholars and Fellows, please email Megan or Neeraj.

Photos from previous South East Region Network events are available on Flickr.

Past events have included:

  • Christmas party with the CSC Secretariat
  • London Thames River boat tour to Greenwich
  • Picnic and punting in Cambridge
  • Trip to Windsor castle
  • Seaside outing on the South Coast of England
  • Several cultural events during the year including individual university events
  • Celebrating festivals of different countries together

Photos on flickr

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