Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships

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Applications are now open for the second round of Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships!

Join more than 35,000 individuals who have benefitted from the life-changing opportunities a Commonwealth Scholarship offers and contribute to the development of the future Commonwealth.

Applications are open until Wednesday 26 June and must be completed online.

The following scholarships are on offer in this round:

2 Climate Resilience scholarships are on offer in Fiji

These awards are only available for applicants from eligible countries within the Caribbean

1 scholarship is available in the South Pacific under the following subject area:

  • Physical sciences, engineering and mathematics
  • Social sciences
  • Arts and humanities

4 scholarships are on offer in South Africa in the following subject areas:

  • Medicine, health and life sciences 
  • Physical sciences, engineering and mathematics 
  • Social sciences 
  • Arts and humanities 

2 scholarships are on offer in Sri Lanka in the following subject areas:

  • Medicine, Health and Life Sciences (UoC)
  • Social Sciences (UoSJ)

1 scholarship is on offer in Papua New Guinea in the following subject areas:

  • Medicine, health and life sciences
  • Physical sciences, engineering and mathematics
  • Social sciences

What's on offer?

1) A life-changing opportunity for cultural exchange and academic collaboration, studying in unique environments across the globe.

2) Awards are for two-year Master's degrees and are not applicable to distance learning courses.

3) Award allowances include:

  • Fully-funded tuition fees
  • Living expenses (stipend) for duration of award
  • Return economy flight
  • One-off arrival allowance
  • Research support grant (on request)

Read our Frequently Asked Questions for more information.

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Contact us

info-qecs@acu.ac.uk

Scholar stories

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Commonwealth Scholar stories