Association of Commonwealth Universities Fellowship For Developing Countries 2017/2018

The Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) is offering the  Wighton Fellowship in Engineering for professional or academic staff working in the engineering department of an ACU member university in a low or middle-income country.

Scholarship Benefits: 

 Up to GBP 5000 and intended to cover:

  • international economy return airfare and other travel costs
  • medical insurance and visa fees
  • board and lodging fees
  • research costs

Eligibility:  Applicants must be professional or academic staff working in the engineering department of an ACU member university in a low or middle-income country.

How to apply: 

Apply here. Applicants must submit a proposal for the fellowship and provide proof of support from the host institution and the Executive Head of their home institution.

Fellows are required to submit a 1000-2,500 word report within three months of the fellowship ending.

Deadline:  Friday 12th May 2017 at 23:59 BST.

For more information, visit the official site.