Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships (QECS) 2023/2024 [Fully Funded]

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The Association of Commonwealth Universities is now accepting applications from citizens or refugees of Commonwealth countries for the 2023/2024 Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships. The deadline for submission of applications is 24th May, 2023.

 

The scholarship is a unique opportunity to study a two-years Master’s degree in low or middle-income country of the Commonwealth.

Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships

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.

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Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships (QECS) Benefits

The Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships offer the following benefits:

  1. Fully-funded tuition fees
  2. Living allowance (stipend) for the duration of the award
  3. Return economy flights to the host country
  4. One-off arrival allowance
  5. Research Support Grant (on request only; subject to approval)

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Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships (QECS) Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for the QECS awards, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  1. Be a citizen (or hold refugee status) in a Commonwealth country
  2. Apply for a QECS award in a country other than their home country/country of citizenship
  3. No upper age limit
  4. Already have completed a degree and graduated with an equivalent of a 2:1 at the time of application
  5. QECS awards are only hosted by low and middle income countries, excluding high income countries such as Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and the UK
  6. QECS awards are only for new students and cannot be used to fund a course that has already been started

Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships (QECS) Host Institutions

The following institutions will be hosting QECS awardees:

  1. The University of the South Pacific – Fiji, Samoa, and Vanuatu
  2. Stellenbosch University – South Africa
  3. Tshwane University of Technology – South Africa
  4. University of Pretoria – South Africa
  5. University of Colombo – Sri Lanka
  6. University of Sri Jayewardenepura – Sri Lanka

Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships (QECS) Application Process

The application form includes the following sections:

  1. Eligibility
  2. Personal Details
  3. Academic & Employment Record
  4. Course at host university details
  5. Statements
  6. Upload supporting documents (including references)

APPLY HERE OFFICIAL LINK

Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to transform your life and contribute to the global community. Apply now for the Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships 2023-2024 before the deadline on May 24, 2023!


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