Monday, June 1, 2020

[Master Degree] Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships 2020 (Fully Funded)



A Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarship is a unique opportunity to study for a two-years Master’s degree in low or middle-income country of the Commonwealth.
Aimed at students who are committed to creating change in their communities, the scholarships are a life-changing opportunity to experience a new country and culture, to broaden horizons, and to build a global network that will last a lifetime.
Through cultural exchange and academic collaboration, Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholars help bring about positive change and find solutions to the shared challenges we face – both in their home countries and those that host them. As an active part of the Commonwealth network, scholars will help shape its future.
Applications are now open and will close 9 July, 4:00 (UTC +1) . Please read the FAQ's and the marking guidance when completing your application.


Benefit:
Award recipients receive:
  • Fully-funded tuition fees
  • Living expenses allowance (stipend) for duration of award
  • Return economy flights to their host country
  • An arrival allowance
  • Research support grant – on request only; subject to approval
Participating Universities
  • Sri Lanka: IBMBB, University of Colombo, University of Sri Jayewardenepura
  • South Pacific: The University of the South Pacific, Fiji National University
  • South Africa: University of Johannesburg, Rhodes University, University of Stellenbosch, North-West University, Tshwane University of Technology, University of Pretoria
  • Papua New Guinea: Papua New Guinea University of Technology
  • Namibia: University of Namibia

    Requirement (Basic):
    • Citizens (or those who hold refugee status) in a Commonwealth country are welcome to apply.
    • Applicants must hold a Bachelors degree of at least upper second level. at the time of admission.
    • There is No Upper age Limit or age Restrictions.
    • Universities may have their own specific eligibility requirements for admissions.

    How to Apply: 
    Applications for Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships 2020 are now open. Please visit the official website (bellow) for applying

    Deadline:
    09 July 2020

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