Call for applications: Commonwealth PhD Scholarships

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Date and time: 
Wed, 2018-01-31 17:03

The Commonwealth PhD Scholarships for low and middle income countries is open an accepting applications from candidates who wish to pursue full time doctoral study at a UK university.

Applications are accepted under any of the following six themes:

  1. Science and Technology
  2. Strengthening health systems and capacity
  3. Promoting global prosperity
  4. Strengthening global peace, security and governance
  5. Strengthening resilience and response to crises
  6. Access, inclusion and opportunity

Applicants are expected to apply at a UK university which is part of the funding agreement of CSC.

Applications will be considered according to the following selection criteria:

  • Academic merit of the candidate
  • Quality of the research proposal
  • Potential impact of the work on the development of the candidate’s home country

Application deadline: Thursday February 22, 2018

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Expiry Date: 
Thu, 2018-02-22 17:03