Commonwealth Professional Fellowships 2021, UK [Fully Funded]

- Advertisement -

Commonwealth announces a great fellowship opportunity for the Professionals and postgraduates. Commonwealth Professional Fellowships for Mid-Career Professionals in the UK is one of the prestigious scholarships around the globe by the UK Department for International Development (DFID).

- Advertisement -

Since 1959, more than 35,000 candidates have availed Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan and made professional progress in their careers. All scholars will get the chance to get professional experience in London. Candidates will be able to nominate Commonwealth associated Universities.

Professionals belonging to middle or low-income countries would be prioritized to gain professional experience in the UK and enhance their skills and knowledge in their field of interest. On a fully-funded fellowship in the UK, candidates will be working in International firms from 3 weeks to 6 months.

Commonwealth Professional Fellowships Uk 2021:

Host Country:

  • United Kingdom

Funded By:

  • UK Department for International Development (DFID)

Host Organizations for 2020:

  • British Geological Survey
  • Cardiff University, The Phoenix Project
  • Central & North West London NHS Foundation Trust
  • Conciliation Resources
  • Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospital NHS Trust
  • Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience, King’s College London
  • Justice Defenders
  • Knowledge for Change
  • Liverpool John Moores University
  • Meriden Family Programme
  • Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
  • Sheffield Hallam University
  • Sheffield Health and Social Care NHS Foundation Trust
  • The Law Society of England and Wales
  • The Royal Veterinary College
  • UK Statistics Authority
  • University of East London- School of Health, Sport and Bioscience
  • University of Salford

Themes of Fellowship:

  • Science and technology for development
  • Strengthening health systems and capacity
  • Promoting global prosperity
  • Strengthening global peace, security, and governance
  • Strengthening resilience and response to crises
  • Access, inclusion, and opportunity

Fellowship Duration:

  • The duration of the Commonwealth international fellowships is between six weeks and three months

Commonwealth Fellowships Benefits:

  • Return Air tickets.
  • A monthly stipend from £1,696 to £2,104.
  • Additional financial support will be provided to the candidates if needed.
  • Arrival Allowance up to £953.45
  • For the visa application fee, candidates will be reimbursed.
  • Accommodation contribution up to £800 will be provided to the host organization by the commonwealth.

Eligibility Criteria of the Commonwealth Fellowship 2021:

  •   A candidate must be a citizen or refugees of commonwealth countries or a British Protected Person.
  • A candidate must have 5 years of work relevant experience in the field applying for a fellowship.
  • A candidate must be employed while applying for the fellowship and ensure that he/she would be returned to his/her after the completion of the fellowship.
  • A candidate must not be an awardee of commonwealth scholarship for the last 5 years.
  • A candidate must be enrolled in an academic research program in the UK.
  • A candidate must be available to begin his/her fellowship program on the provided dates

Eligible Countries:

  • Antigua, Barbuda, Bangladesh, Belize, Botswana, Cameroon, Dominica, Eswatini, Fiji, The Gambia, Ghana, Grenada, Guyana, India, Jamaica, Kenya, Kiribati, Lesotho, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Montserrat, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua, New Guinea, Rwanda, St Helena, St Lucia, St Vincent The Grenadines, Samoa, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Tonga, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu, Zambia

How to Apply for Commonwealth Professional Fellowships 2021?

  • Candidates can submit their application through CSC’s online application portal.
  • The application will be submitted by the Host organization through the online application to CSC. 
  • Applications would be reviewed by the CSC and Host organization.
  • 3 to 5 Shortlisted candidates for each Host organization will be invited to submit further documents.

We suggest you read all the details on the official website before starting your application. 

Application Deadline:

  • The last date for applying is 4 pm (BST), Monday 3rd August 2020.

Apply Now Official Link

- Advertisement -

Join Us


Latest Opportunities

TU Delft Scholarship 2021 in Netherlands | Study in Holland

TU Delft Scholarship 2021 in Netherland is one of the best scholarships attracting excellent International students. Talented students across the world would be nominated...

UWA International Scholarships in Australia 2021 | Study in Australia

Are you the one who is looking for a research scholarship? UWA International Scholarships in Australia 2021 is welcoming International graduates from all around...

Facebook Marketing Course on Airschool by Ayesha Zaman

After the success of batch 1 and 2 of the Marketing Course, Airschool is thrilled to announce the Batch 3 for Become a Facebook...

Yokohama National University Scholarship in Japan 2021 [Fully Funded]

The wait is over now! Yokohama National University scholarship has been announced for the academic years 2021. It is a university recommendation scholarship in...

ANU International Scholarship in Australia 2021 | Austraila Scholarship

The Australian National University is now accepting applications for the ANU International Scholarship in Australia 2021.  The AUN Chancellor’s International Scholarship is available for...

Swedish Institute Scholarships 2021 [Fully Funded] Study in Sweden

Swedish Institute Scholarships are one of the best and competitive scholarship programs in the world. Swedish Government is welcoming highly talented students to pursue...

Nanyang Scholarships in Singapore 2021 | Fully Funded | NTU Scholarships

Nanyang Technological University offers a progressive and excellent education system across all levels. Nanyang Scholarships in Singapore 2021 is providing fully-funded scholarships for undergraduate,...

Nanyang Graduate Scholarships 2021 in Singapore [Fully Funded]

Call for applications for the Nanyang Graduate Scholarships 2021 in Singapore. There are 3 different Nanyang scholarships in Singapore that may increase your chances...

Related Articles