Commonwealth Academic Staff Scholarships (Potential Funding Opportunity)
Reference Number: R119
Key Award Information
To enable promising staff members from universities and similar institutions in the developing commonwealth to obtain experience in higher education institutions in the UK.
University fees, scholar’s return travel, allowance for books, apparatus, approved travel within the country of tenure, and personal maintenance (plus family allowance for awards over 1 year in duration).
Number of Awards: 45-50
Residency: Open to Commonwealth citizens or British protected persons who are permanently resident in Commonwealth countries other than the United Kingdom, not older than 42 years of age and holding or returning to a teaching appointment in a university in a developing Commonwealth country.
How to Apply
Applicant should be nominated by the executive head of the university to which the candidate belongs. Full application details available at the CSFP website: Click Here
Closing date: Funding for 2009 is now closed, applications will open up for 2010 by the end of July 2009.
For further information visit their website: http://www.csfp-online.org/index.html
Available to applicants from:
Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Bermunda, Botswana, British Virgin Isles, Cameroon, Cayman Islands, Dominica, Falkland Islands, Fiji, Gambia, Ghana, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guyana, India, Jamaica, Kenya, Kiribati, Lesotho, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Montserrat, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Pitcairn, Saint Kitts and Davis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Sri Lanka, St Helena, Swaziland, Tanzania, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tristan da Cunha, Turks and Caicos, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu, Western Samoa, Zambia, Zimbabwe