Is it you? The Commonwealth Youth Awards is presented to young people who are taking action to address development challenges in the world today from poverty, unemployment, climate change, violent extremism, lack of access to education etc. and are making a remarkable difference in the lives of the people in their local community, village,
SOAS, University of London is awarding Commonwealth Shared scholarships to students from developing countries wishing to undertake select Masters courses (see below) at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS).
Application Deadline: 31st January 2017
Offered annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: Commonwealth countries
To be taken at (country): University of London,
Brief description: Application is now open for the CSC Commonwealth Scholarships for Masters and PhD students from developing Commonwealth countries to study in UK, funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID).
Application Deadline: 15th November, 2016
Application Deadline: 15 September 2016 (round 2) 31st January 2017 (round 1 2017)
Offered annually? Yes
Brief description: The University of Newcastle Australia is offering university and commonwealth government scholarships for Research Masters & PhD degree for international students
Eligible Field of Study: courses offered at the university
About Scholarship: Full-time research students are eligible to apply for University and Commonwealth Government scholarships,
If you are serious about getting that scholarship to cover the costs of your masters’ degree, then you should be applying for these scholarship opportunities by now.
These prestigious and competitive scholarships will cover all expenses from tuition, travel to accommodation and cost of living. What is worth doing at all is worth doing well.
Brief description: The Commonwealth Split-site Scholarships is offered to support citizens of developing Commonwealth countries for one year’s study at a UK university as part of a PhD being undertaken in a candidate’s home country.
Application Deadline: 31st October, 2016
Eligible Field of Study:All subject areas are eligible,
Africans are known to leave their cities to seek higher education abroad. The QS survey rates Lagos, Accra, Addis Ababa and Nairobi to be the top cities in Africa where youths typically leave from to go for study abroad.
So where do they go to? Where are the top choice cities Africans choose to have their education in and why?
Application Deadline: 3 May 2016. | Offered annually? Yes
To be taken at: UK Universities
Scholarship Name: Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships
Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships 2016/2017 cover overseas tuition fees at Master’s degree-level and are open to candidates who are citizens of a developing Commonwealth country
Field and institution of Study
- MSc Palliative Medicine and Care (available to citizens of Bangladesh,
Looking for scholarship to study in UK for Nigerian students?
According to study by UNESCO, UK is the number destination for Nigerian students studying abroad. And Nigerians make up 7% of the total UK University population. As a result, a number of universities, local and international organizations support Nigerian students to study on scholarship in UK.
Application Deadline: 22 April 2016. | Offered annually? Yes
Do you want to make a difference to the development of your home country? 105 scholarships are available at University of Nottingham UK – 30 x 100% tuition fee and 75 x 50% towards tuition fee.