Publication scheme

The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission (CSC) is committed to making information available to the public as part of its normal business activities.

The information covered is included in the classes of information mentioned below, where this information is held by the CSC.

Classes of information

Who we are and what we do

CSC homepage on GOV.UK

What we spend and how we spend it

Financial memorandum
Annual report statement of income and expenditure

How we make decisions

Award eligibility and selection criteria
Minutes of Commission meetings: available for inspection on request

What our priorities are and how we are doing

Our policies and procedures

Award prospectuses
Handbook for Commonwealth Scholars and Fellows
Guidance on how to apply: including guides to using the Electronic Application System
FAQs for selected candidates
CSC code of conduct
Rules on conflicts of interest
Complaints procedure
Anti-fraud policy and procedure
Travel policy

Lists and registers

  • Register of interests available for inspection on request
  • Risk register available for inspection on request

The services we offer

The awards we offer and how to apply
Information for current award holders
Information for alumni

Organisations we work in partnership with

Department for International Development
Department for Education
National nominating agencies
UK universities