Applications are presently been accepted for the Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan (CSFP) 2016 from interested students from the following commonwealth Countries: Lesotho, Ghana, Uganda, Malawi, Swaziland, Kenya, Pakistan and Bangladesh.
ABOUT THE SCHOLARSHIP
The Association of Commonwealth Universities which was established in 1959 has helped to provide over 30,000 full tuition international scholarships for citizens of fellow commonwealth countries to enroll for postgraduate studies in other member Nations.
The scholarship which is in the host country of United Kingdom covers the following:
A return flight ticket which will be economy class from the scholarship holder’s country to the host Nation
Cost of tuition will be fully taken care off
On arrival, the scholarship holder will receive an allowance of 500 US dollars to cover removal costs
To take care of living costs, scholarship holders will be given little amount to take care of transport cost and other minor expenses and this will also be given monthly or quarterly.
To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants should meet the following requirements:
To be considered for the scholarship, candidates must be citizens of the commonwealth Nations.
Applicants need to degree holders with at least a grade of second class division or above in a course which should be relevant to what they intend to study.
FIELD OF STUDY
The scholarship is awarded to deserving students to enroll in various postgraduate studies
HOW TO APPLY
The process of application involves applicants downloading an application form that can be found on the school’s website, fill and complete the form and submit by Email. The completed form should be submitted with the following documents:
Evidence to show English language ability if English language is not applicant’s first language.
Proof of being fluent with English Languageif English language is not applicant’s first language.
Applicant should provide at least one academic reference
Should provide certificates to show completion of high school
Undergraduates should provide transcripts and graduation certificates
Provide a letter of offer from the University applied to, if applicant has already done that
Provide a scanned page of your passport
Click here to contact the scholarship provider for more information on how to apply
Application deadline is 29th of February 2016. Applicants who are successful will be informed within three months after the application has closed.