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Britain-Nigeria Education Trust Commonwealth Fellowship for 2014 at the University of Ibadan

The Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) and the University of Ibadan are pleased to announce the availability of a BNET Commonwealth Fellowship for 2014. The Fellowship is supported by the Britain-Nigeria Education Trust, as part of the Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan (CSFP) Endowment Fund; set up to mark the 50th anniversary of Commonwealth Scholarships […]

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Taking the Solar Village to Asia and Africa

Taking the Solar Village to Asia and Africa

Professor  IM (Dharme) Dharmadasa (1977 Commonwealth Scholar from Sri Lanka, PhD Solid State Electronics, Durham University) has been involved with the ‘Solar Village’ project since the 1990s. The scheme improves the standard of living for remote villages where there are no modern facilities available.  The project aims to use clean energy technologies to enable social […]

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Dr Simon Heap

First Commonwealth Fellowship at University of Ibadan awarded to UK researcher

Dr Simon Heap has been awarded the inaugural Britain-Nigeria Educational Trust Commonwealth Fellowship at the University of Ibadan, Nigeria. The Fellowship, which has been made possible by a donation from the Britain-Nigeria Educational Trust to the CSFP 50th anniversary endowment fund, makes Simon the first UK citizen to hold a Commonwealth Scholarship or Fellowship in […]

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New scholarship opportunities for UK students

British postgraduate students can apply for Commonwealth Scholarships to study in a range of new destinations from 2011, thanks to a range of international scholarships launched this week. The first set of scholarships, set to start between September 2011 and February 2012, are for Master’s degree study in Kenya, Mauritius, Tanzania, and the South Pacific. […]

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Commonwealth Scholarships – Past, Present and Future

Dr John Kirkland, Executive Secretary of the CSC, reports on a seminar held on 11 October 2010 in Barbados. A more Commonwealth-wide approach, more recognition of the needs of small countries and confirmation of the huge networking advantages that scholarships bring to host, as well as home countries. These were three of the conclusions of […]

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Commonwealth Scholarships News - Issue 11

Commonwealth Scholarships News – Issue 11

Commonwealth Scholarships News – Issue 11 (January 2010): Common ground, different shores: Commonwealth Scholarships set to expand, Commonwealth Scholarships go global!, Country profile – Singapore, News round-up, Scholars’ news, Alumni in action, Networks and events

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