The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission offers Scholarships for PhD candidates from low and middle-income Commonwealth countries to spend 12 months at a UK university as part of their doctoral studies in their home country.

The scholarships are for study starting in October 2020 and are aimed at high-quality graduates whose proposed research has a developmental focus and who have the potential to become influential teachers or researchers in their home countries.

Split-site scholarships are delivered through an existing institutional or departmental link between the candidate’s home university and proposed UK university.

For full details, including eligibility criteria and how to apply, please see here.

The closing date for applications is 6 November 2019.