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Apply now for a 2017 Commonwealth Split-site Scholarship!

Are you studying a PhD at a university in a developing Commonwealth country? Does your university or department have links with a counterpart in the UK? If so, you may be able to apply for a Commonwealth Split-site Scholarship to spend up to 12 months of your PhD study at a UK university. Applications are now […]

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Farewell to departing Scholars

19 July 2016

This year’s CSC Farewell Event took place on 7 July 2016, and was attended by 150 Commonwealth Scholars and Fellows from 25 countries, studying or working around the UK. Kindly hosted by the High Commission of Canada at Canada House in London, the event was a celebration of the achievements of Scholars and Fellows in […]

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Directory of Commonwealth Scholars updated for 2016

06 July 2016

The Directory of Commonwealth Scholars and Fellows has been updated to include 2015 Scholars and Fellows who have studied in the UK. The Directory now contains the names of over 34,000 individuals from across the Commonwealth who have benefited from the Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan since it began in 1959. In addition, there are […]

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2016 entrants – Taylor & Francis Commonwealth Scholar Best Journal Article Prize

24 June 2016

2016 winner Olivia Kate Faull (2012 Commonwealth Scholar from New Zealand, DPhil Clinical Neuroscience, University of Oxford) Conditioned respiratory threat in the subdivisions of the human periaqueductal gray, eLife (2016) 2016 entrants Iddriss Ibn Abdul-Rahman (Commonwealth Split-Site Scholar from Ghana, PhD Psychology- Animal Science, University of Ghana and University of Glasgow) Sexing in Guinea Fowls […]

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Olivia Faull wins 2016 Best Journal Article Prize

20 June 2016

The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the United Kingdom (CSC) and Taylor & Francis Group are delighted to announce that the winner of the 2016 Taylor & Francis Commonwealth Scholar Best Journal Article Prize is Dr Olivia Faull, for her article ‘Conditioned respiratory threat in the subdivisions of the human periaqueductal gray’, published in eLife in […]

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Evaluation profile: Kevin James

22 April 2016

Professor Kevin James was a Commonwealth PhD Scholar at the University of Edinburgh’s Department of Economic and Social History from 1997-2000. Since completing his PhD, he has pursued an academic career at the University of Guelph, Canada; his primary research interests are British and Irish history, migration and tourism. In addition to research and teaching, […]

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Educating the people, engaging the nations

22 April 2016

The Wales and Northern Ireland and South West Regional Networks held a seminar on 8 April 2016 at Cardiff University titled ‘Educating the people, engaging the nations’. Scholars came together with CSC staff at the seminar to discuss the following key questions: How have the careers of Scholars developed on completion of their scholarship in […]

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