The Commonwealth Shared Scholarships scheme is a joint initiative between the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission and UK universities designed to support students from developing Commonwealth countries to undertake postgraduate study.
The University of Stirling have been allocated 7 Commonwealth Shared Scholarships awards for the 2018-2019 academic year.
Eligible programmes include:
|Number of awards||7|
|Value||Awards cover air fares, maintenance allowance and tuition fees.|
|Deadline||April 17th 2018 (Commonwealth deadline)|
The University supports the student's stipend (maintenance) allowance at the rate set by the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission. The Commission funds the cost of tuition fees, airfare and other allowances such as study-related travel.
More information is available at http://cscuk.dfid.gov.uk/apply/shared-scholarships/
Applicants must apply via the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission's Electronic Application System (EAS), available here: http://cscuk.dfid.gov.uk/apply/eas/ and here https://csc.do-it-online.org.uk/csc/ElectronicApplicationSystem.htm
The deadline for applications via the EAS is 11.59pm (GMT) on April 17th 2018
Applicants are required to apply to the University for one of the eligible programmes noted above. In order to be considered for an award applicants must hold an offer of a place at Stirling. We would recommend applying to Stirling well in advance of the April EAS deadline.