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.
We are aware of the current situation regarding COVID-19. At this stage the current selection process for Cycle 1 will continue as planned and applicants will be informed of the outcome of their applications by July.
We will be constantly monitoring the situation, referring to government advice and the situation in host countries (including any travel restrictions for incoming travellers). If there are any changes to the selection process we will update applicants directly.
To learn more about the Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships, please refer to our FAQs.
Applications closed at 4pm (UCT) on 15 January 2020.