Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Master Scholarship 2021(Fully Funded)

Application is open to Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Master Scholarship(QECS) for students from low or middle-income countries of the Commonwealth 2021/2022.

The Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Master Scholarship(QECS) is 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 students 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.

Duration: 2 years

The scholarship covers:

  • An arrival allowance
  • Fully-funded tuition fees
  • Living expenses allowance (stipend) for the duration of the award
  • Research support grant on request only; subject to approval
  • Return economy flights to their host country.
  • Applicants must come from low or middle-income countries
  • He/she must have already completed their degree and have graduated with an equivalent of a 2:1 at the time of application
  • Applicants must apply for a QECS award in a country other than their home country/country of citizenship.
Application Process

To apply for the QECS, applicants must ensure that:

  • Their personal statement should be written clearly so that a non-specialist can understand the aims of the research area and how they will be implemented.
  • They clearly outline why they are applying to the courses and institutions listed on their application form.
  • They meet all the eligibility requirements for their chosen university course, including having the necessary work experience.
  • Include full details about marks/grades gained for particular degrees. Applicants are strongly encouraged to ensure that full supporting documentation is provided at the time of application, in the form of an official transcript.
  • Provision for two referees.
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Deadline: January 18, 2021.

For more information and application, visit the official site.