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UK citizens: apply now for 2016-2017 Commonwealth Scholarships

Applications are now open for 2016-2017 Commonwealth Scholarships for UK citizens to study in the following countries: New Zealand – 8 PhD scholarships Papua New Guinea – 1 Master’s scholarship South Africa – 4 Master’s scholarships South Pacific – 1 Master’s scholarship Sri Lanka – 2 Master’s scholarships The scholarships provide full tuition fees, living […]

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Scholars celebrate Commonwealth Day

21 March 2016

Commonwealth Scholars were involved in three major events held last week to mark Commonwealth Day on 14 March. The theme for this year was ‘An inclusive Commonwealth’. Scholars studying in the field of education attended the Annual Commonwealth Day Westminster Seminar on the morning of 14 March, hosted by the Council for Education in the […]

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Evaluation profile: Sultana Khanum

25 January 2016

Dr Sultana Khanum was a Commonwealth PhD Scholar at the University of Keele between 1990 and 1994, and she returned to the UK as a Commonwealth Academic Fellow at the University of Manchester for six months in 2003. She has been a Professor of Sociology at the University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh, since 1999 and in […]

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2014 Best Journal Article Prize presented to joint winner

19 January 2016

Dr Sandhya Sukumaran, joint winner of the 2014 Taylor & Francis Commonwealth Scholar Best Journal Article Prize, was presented with her award at the recent launch of the Indian Association of Commonwealth Scholars and Fellows (ACSF) on 19th December in Delhi. Sandhya received her award from the Chair of the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission, Richard Middleton, […]

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2016 Best Journal Article Prize open for entries!

18 January 2016

The CSC and the Taylor & Francis Group are delighted to announce that the 2016 Best Journal Article Prize is now open for entries. The Taylor & Francis Commonwealth Scholar Best Journal Article Prize is awarded for the most outstanding article published in a recognised peer-review journal of high standing by a current or recent […]

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Launch of Indian Association of Commonwealth Scholars and Fellows (ACSF)

13 January 2016

The Indian Association of Commonwealth Scholars and Fellows (ACSF) was launched in Delhi on 19th December 2015 by Chair of the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the UK, Mr Richard Middleton. There are more than 4,600 Commonwealth alumni across India with many now holding prominent positions in academia and government.  The aims of the association are […]

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Maltese Commonwealth Alumni Event – Valletta November 2015

21 December 2015

Over 60 Maltese Commonwealth Alumni came together on Wednesday 25th November in Valletta alongside the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting taking place within Malta at the same time. UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office Minister The Rt. Hon Hugo Swire MP attended and spoke at the event as did Executive Secretary of the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the UK […]

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